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DescriptionFive Various Leather Suitcases and Bags, early 20th century and later
16-3/4 h x 21-3/4 w x 9-3/4 d inches (42.5 x 55.2 x 24.8 cm) (Aux Etats Unis suitcase)
Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum
Aux Etats Unis suitcase;
English satchel-form alligator bag with fitted interior housing sterling-topped, bone and mother-of-pearl vanity items;
English satchel-form alligator bag;
Alligator bag with wheel lock;
Cowhide suitcase with simulated alligator leather texture.
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Estimate: $700 - $900.
One bag missing escutcheon, rubbing, errant nicking and scratching, some paper labels with losses, brittleness to some, code to wheel lock unknown and bag subsequently locked, some scratching and tears to leather, with wear commensurate with age and use. Lot sold as-is.
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