Hi there i brought this bag online, from what I can tell this bag is real everything seams topical LV but I’m struggling to read the date code, i will include 2 images but i still find it hard to read it. I want to know if its real and if so how much its worth. Thanks Jack
The person I brought it from said he brought it from new from Singapore back in the 90s
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Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:
Authentic Vintage Louis Vuitton Speedy 25 Bag
Italy or The United States, Circa 1989
CONDITION: Appears to be in good condition commensurate to age and use.
PROVENANCE: Item was purchased new in Singapore in the 1990's
FAIR MARKET VALUE: $550-$650*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.
HOW WE CAME TO THIS ASSESSMENT:
The date code of FH8912 indicates a production date of: December 1989 in Italy or The United States.
COMPARISON AUCTION RESULTS:
https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/123774863_louis-speedy-25-hand-bag-purse-monogram-canvas-m41528-sd1918 - Sold for $420 in March 2022
https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/122956991_louis-vuitton-monogram-speedy-25 - Sold for $500 in February 2022
https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/123307812_louis-vuitton-monogram-speedy-25 Sold for $550 in February 2022
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