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Chanel Vintage Timeless French Purse Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
Chanel Vintage Timeless French Wallet in black caviar leather with gold-tone hardware, debossed interlocking 'CC' at front face, single interior kiss-lock coin compartment, dual bill...
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Early 2000s Wallets

  • Chanel Vintage Timeless French Purse Wallet
  • Chanel Vintage Timeless French Purse Wallet
  • Chanel Vintage Timeless French Purse Wallet
  • Chanel Vintage Timeless French Purse Wallet
H 4 in. W 6.75 in. D 0.75 in.
Chanel Classic Long Zipped Black Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Kiev, UA
Size: 4.1 x 7.6 x 0.8 in 19*10cm Color: Black with Silver Hardware Come with Original Chanel box, dust bag, authenticity card. For buyers from EU we can provide shipping from Pol...
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2010s Wallets

Chanel Black Leather Camellia Embossed Compact Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
An ideal creation, this Chanel wallet is a must-have! It has been crafted with leather. The front flap embossed with the signature Camellia and CC logo opens to reveal an interior wi...
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2010s Wallets

Chanel Black Quilted Leather CC Zip Around Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Sewn beautifully using quilted leather, this Chanel wallet stands for resistance and durability. Durable and compact, the wallet features a well-lined interior and the CC logo in sil...
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2010s Wallets

Chanel Black Lambskin Quilted CC Cardholder Wallet (2011)
By Chanel
Located in Montreal, Quebec
This card holder is made with diamond quilted lambskin leather in black. Featuring a sliver tone Chanel CC logo on the front with four separate card holder slots. Chanel bags with th...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

Chanel Black Patent Leather Square Quilt Zipper Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Palm Beach, FL
This authentic Chanel Black Patent Leather Zipper Wallet is in very good condition. Durable and weather friendly black patent leather is quilted in chocolate bar square pattern. Go...
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Late 20th Century Wallets

Chanel Black Crystal Embellished Leather Double Zip Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
A creation of utility and minimal fashion, this wallet by Chanel is a worthy purchase. It is crafted from black leather and detailed with crystals on the exterior. It two zip compart...
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2010s Wallets

Chanel Vintage Black Leather Quilted Checkbook Cover/Wallet
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Chanel Checkbook Wallet Made In: France Year of Production: Vintage Color: Black Materials: Leather Lining: Textile Interior Pockets: 2 Slit to hold checkbook Exterior Condition: Ve...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

Chanel Black Vintage Lambskin Leather Quilted Card Case Wallet
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Chanel Black Lambskin Leather Quilted Card Case Wallet Made In: France Year of Production: 1994-1996 Color: Black Hardware: Goldtone Materials: Lambskin leather Lining: Black grosgr...
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1990s Wallets

Chanel Black Velvet Purse
By Chanel
Located in London, GB
A unique black velvet purse from Chanel featuring a fold-over top, silver-plated hardware, a zip-top main internal compartment and a snap fastening. This purse comes in its origina...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets and Small Accessories

NEW Chanel Black CC Logo Long Flap Wallet - Full Set
By Chanel
Located in Switzerland, CH
Beautiful CHANEL long flap wallet A true CHANEL signature item that will last you for many years Ideal for notes, coins & cards Beautiful CHANEL CC logo enblem plaque in front Made ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

CHANEL Vintage Long Wallet in Black Leather with Silver Printed CC
By Chanel
Located in Paris, FR
CHANEL Vintage Long Wallet in Black Leather with Silver Printed CC (slightly faded color). Made in France. It opens with a zip. The interior is composed of: 2 large bill slots, 4 sm...
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Early 2000s Wallets

Beautiful Chanel Wallet in black caviar leather in very good condition !
By Chanel
Located in Paris, Paris
Wallet/ Cardholders/ Chanel coin wallet in black granular caviar leather. Embossed CC logo. 4 card compartments. 1 wallet compartment with snap closure. 2 banknote compartments. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

Chanel Navy Blue Patent Leather Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Palm Beach, FL
This authentic Chanel Navy Blue Patent Leather Wallet is in pristine condition. Stylishly organize your currency, cards and coins with this durable and practical Chanel. Navy blue p...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

Chanel Black Caviar Leather CC Evening Envelope Clutch Wallet in Box
By Chanel
Located in Chicago, IL
Chanel Black Caviar Leather CC Evening Envelope Clutch Wallet in Box Caviar leather Snap closure Leather and woven lining Date code present Made in France Measures 6.5" W x 4" H x 0...
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Late 20th Century Wallets

NEW Chanel Black CC Logo Flap Wallet - Full Set with Box & Card
By Chanel
Located in Switzerland, CH
Beautiful CHANEL flap wallet A true CHANEL signature item that will last you for many years Ideal for notes, coins & cards Beautiful gold-colored CC logo enblem in front Made in Fra...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

Chanel Burgundy Camellia Embossed Leather Bifold Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Simple and sophisticated, this Chanel wallet will be an amazing addition to your collection! Lovely in red, it is crafted from leather and features the signature Camellia motifs as w...
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2010s Wallets

Chanel Burgundy Camellia Embossed Leather Flap Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Simple and sophisticated, this Chanel wallet will be an amazing addition to your collection! Lovely in burgundy, it is crafted from leather and features the signature Camellia motifs...
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2010s Wallets

Chanel Metallic Purple Leather CC Bifold Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
This Chanel bifold wallet is designed for making a statement. Crafted from leather, it has a metallic purple exterior and flaunts the iconic CC logo detailing on the front flap. It o...
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15th Century and Earlier Wallets

  • Chanel Metallic Purple Leather CC Bifold Wallet
  • Chanel Metallic Purple Leather CC Bifold Wallet
  • Chanel Metallic Purple Leather CC Bifold Wallet
  • Chanel Metallic Purple Leather CC Bifold Wallet
H 3.94 in. W 0.79 in. L 7.09 in.
Chanel Brown and Pink Leather Embossed Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Chanel Brown and Pink Leather Embossed Wallet in excellent condition. Brown leather embossed with a unique square pattern and chanel throughout trimmed with pink leather and CC logo ...
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Early 2000s Wallets

Chanel Maroon Leather CC Timeless Vintage Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
This CC Timeless wallet from Chanel will help you stay organised. Ctrafted from leather, it has been styled with a front flap that has the iconic CC embossed on it. The leather and f...
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2010s Wallets

  • Chanel Maroon Leather CC Timeless Vintage Wallet
  • Chanel Maroon Leather CC Timeless Vintage Wallet
  • Chanel Maroon Leather CC Timeless Vintage Wallet
  • Chanel Maroon Leather CC Timeless Vintage Wallet
H 3.94 in. W 0.79 in. L 7.49 in.
Chanel Caviar Leather Keychain O-Key Holder Wallet 2012
By Chanel
Located in Montreal, Quebec
Signature caviar leather keychain wallet with a stitched interlocking CC logo and silver hardware. Chanel bags with the serial number 16XXXXXX are manufactured in 2012. COLOR: Black...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

Chanel Golden Class Wallet on Chain Quilted Patent
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Great. Light scuffs and marks on exterior, creasing on flap rear, minor wear on strap and in interior, creasing and indentations underneath flap, scratches on hardware. Ac...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

Chanel Wallet On Chain Clutch Quilted Patent East West
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Very good. Moderate scuffs and slight discoloration underneath flap and on strap, minor wear in interior, scratches on hardware. Accessories: No Accessories Measurements: ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

Chanel Diamond Stitch Wallet on Chain Quilted Satin with Lambskin
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Very good. Minor wear on exterior and strap, scuffs and creasing underneath flap, glue stains on zipper tape. Wear, scuffs and small stains in interior, scratches on hardw...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

Chanel Reissue 2.55 Wallet on Chain Quilted Aged Calfskin
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Fair. Creasing on base and underneath flap, heavy discoloration and wear on flap sides, wear on strap and in interior. Scuffs and small indentations underneath flap, peeli...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets

Chanel Medium Navy Blue Tweet Canvas Zip Wallet A81977 5B746
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
A brand new blue Chanel Tweet Wallet. Navy blue leather and fabric lining. Come with a original box, authenticity card and a pouch. Measurement: 7.51"L x 4.1"H x 1"W. No signs of we...
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2010s Wallets

Chanel Brilliant Deep Marine Bi-Color Patent Lambskin Leather Gusset Zip Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Banner Elk, NC
Chanel Brilliant Deep Marine Bi-color Patent Lambskin Leather Gusset Zip Wallet, 2011 - 2012. This classic Large Gusset zip wallet comes in iconic hand quilted patent lambskin leathe...
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2010s Wallets

Chanel Black Quilted Caviar Leather CC Filigree Card Holder
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Designed to perfection and crafted from fine quality caviar leather, this cardholder can be your go-to accessory. Bringing elegance and class to your pocket, this creation from Chane...
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2010s Wallets

Chanel Black Quilted Charm Icon Leather CC Bifold Wallet
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
This wallet from Chanel brings along a touch of luxury and immense style. It is crafted from quilted leather carrying various signature motifs embossed on the exterior. It comes equi...
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2010s Wallets and Small Accessories

CHANEL MINI Black Flap Purse Wristlet Bracelet Shiny Leather NEW
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
100% authentic guaranteed CHANEL MINI Flap Purse Wristlet Bracelet Shiny Black Leather NEW with card, tags ,clear plastic on, Chanel box and dust-bag. Receipt available to buye...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets and Small Accessories

Chanel Wallet on Chain Quilted Lambskin
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Fair. Heavy creasing, wear, scuffs and discoloration on exterior and underneath flap. Moderate wear and darkening on strap and in interior, chipping on flap logo, scratche...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets and Small Accessories

  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Quilted Lambskin
  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Quilted Lambskin
  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Quilted Lambskin
  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Quilted Lambskin
H 5 in. W 7.5 in. D 1.5 in.
Chanel Wallet on Chain Quilted Patent
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Very good. Creasing and wear on exterior and in interior, minor oil slick discoloration and scuffs underneath flap. Indentations in interior, scratches on hardware. Access...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets and Small Accessories

  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Quilted Patent
  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Quilted Patent
  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Quilted Patent
  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Quilted Patent
H 5 in. W 7.5 in. D 1.5 in.
Chanel Wallet on Chain Chevron Lambskin
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Good. Odor in interior. Heavy wear and discoloration on exterior and flap edges, creasing, moderate wear, scuffs, small marks and indentations on exterior, underneath flap...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets and Small Accessories

  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Chevron Lambskin
  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Chevron Lambskin
  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Chevron Lambskin
  • Chanel Wallet on Chain Chevron Lambskin
H 5 in. W 7.5 in. D 1.5 in.
Chanel CC Wallet on Chain Strass Embellished Patent
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Very good. Creasing, wear and scuffs on exterior and underneath flap, moderate stains on interior side, scratches on hardware. Accessories: No Accessories Measurements: He...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets and Small Accessories

1990s Chanel Black Quilted Waist Bag
By Chanel
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Beautiful 1990s Chanel waist bag with all the classic and iconic Chanel features. Supple black quilted lambskin leather with a zipper across the front. Zipper features a black leathe...
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1990s Wallets and Small Accessories

Chanel Black Quilted Leather Bifold Card Holder
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
The cardholder can be as attractive as the handbags. This attractive cardholder by Chanel comes crafted in black quilted leather. The exterior features a CC gold-tone logo. The inter...
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2010s Wallets and Small Accessories

Chanel Small Kit in Black Leather And CC Logo
By Chanel
Located in Paris, FR
Chanel agenda cover in black quilted leather, lined with burgundy lambskin. Brand inscribed inside, and made in italy. In good condition with slights signs of wear inside (small scra...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets and Small Accessories

  • Chanel Small Kit in Black Leather And CC Logo
  • Chanel Small Kit in Black Leather And CC Logo
  • Chanel Small Kit in Black Leather And CC Logo
  • Chanel Small Kit in Black Leather And CC Logo
H 4.34 in. D 0.6 in. L 7.49 in.
Chanel Agenda Cover In Black Quilted Leather And CC Logo
By Chanel
Located in Paris, FR
Chanel agenda cover in black quilted leather, lined with burgundy lambskin. Brand inscribed inside, and made in italy. In good condition with slights signs of wear inside (small scra...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets and Small Accessories

CHANEL Vintage Black Toiletry Bag
By Chanel
Located in Paris, FR
Very convenient. CHANEL toiletry bag in smooth black quilted leather. In very good condition, it is embroidered "CC" on each side. The jewelry is in aged gold metal. The interior is ...
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1980s Cosmetic Bags

  • CHANEL Vintage Black Toiletry Bag
  • CHANEL Vintage Black Toiletry Bag
  • CHANEL Vintage Black Toiletry Bag
  • CHANEL Vintage Black Toiletry Bag
H 5.12 in. D 3.55 in. L 9.06 in.
Chanel Black Leather Vintage Vanity Case
By Chanel
Located in Palm Beach, FL
This authentic Chanel Vintage Black Leather Vanity Case is in truly mint condition. From the mid 1990’s, this piece is a timeless addition to any collection. Black leather top handl...
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1990s Cosmetic Bags

  • Chanel Black Leather Vintage Vanity Case
  • Chanel Black Leather Vintage Vanity Case
  • Chanel Black Leather Vintage Vanity Case
  • Chanel Black Leather Vintage Vanity Case
H 3.5 in. W 7.5 in. D 5.5 in.
Chanel Black Denim Jewelry Roll Case
By Chanel
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Chanel Jewelry Roll- Pristine Functional and elegant, this chic piece is a great gift for the traveler. Durable black denim is stitched in signature Chanel diamond pattern. Rolled wi...
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1990s Jewelry Rolls

Chanel Mini Paris/New York Bag
By Chanel
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Chanel mini black distressed leather Paris/New York mini bag. Shoulder drop, 16"L. Collection 2005/2006. Comes with hologram and original dust cover.
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets and Small Accessories

  • Chanel Mini Paris/New York Bag
  • Chanel Mini Paris/New York Bag
  • Chanel Mini Paris/New York Bag
  • Chanel Mini Paris/New York Bag
W 2 in. D 1 in. L 4 in.
Chanel Vintage Timeless Vanity Case Patent Small
By Chanel
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Fair. Heavy loss of luster, scuffs and wear on exterior, in interior and handle, scratches on hardware. Accessories: Dust Bag, Authenticity Card, With Strap Measurements: ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wallets and Small Accessories

2005 Chanel Cambon Ligne 6-Key Holder W/Box
By Chanel
Located in Port Hope, ON
Chocolate brown w/black CC, this Chanel Cambon key holder is lined in orange and has a capacity for 6 keys; a slit pocket for credit cards, with one small slit for folded bills. Mad...
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Early 2000s Wallets and Small Accessories

New in Box Chanel Black Reissue Belt Bag
By Chanel
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Chanel brand new in box rare and sold out black distressed leather reissue fanny pack. Brushed gold tone hardware. Belt 28".Comes with hologram, id card, dust cover, booklet, box and...
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21st Century and Contemporary Belt Bags

Chanel Black Quilted Leather Medium O Pouch
By Chanel
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Chanel Black Quilted Leather Medium O Pouch in Like New unused condition. Black diamond quilted calfskin leather exterior with tiny silver CC logo emblem along front and back side sl...
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2010s Pouches and Wristlets

1996 Chanel Black Quilted Lambskin Vintage Timeless Belt Bag
By Chanel
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
CHANEL Black Quilted Lambskin Vintage Timeless Belt Bag Xupes Reference: HB3015 Serial Number: 3827043 Age (Circa): 1996 Accompanied By: Authenticity Card Authenticity Details: Seri...
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1990s Belt Bags

Chanel Rare Vintage Black Lambskin Waist Belt Bag Fanny Pack
By Chanel
Located in Miami, FL
Chanel Rare Vintage Black Lambskin Waist Belt Bag Fanny Pack Black leather 2002 quilted belt bag featuring a fold-over top with snap closure a signature interlocking CC logo gold...
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Early 2000s Belt Bags

Chanel Black Lambskin and Swarovski Crystal Wristlet
By Chanel
Located in Palm Beach, FL
This authentic Chanel Black Lambskin and Crystal Wristlet is in pristine condition. Perfectly sized for an evening’s essentials, this pouch goes with everything. Black lambskin is w...
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Early 2000s Pouches and Wristlets

Chanel So Black Vintage Rare Waist Bum Belt Bag Fanny Pack
By Chanel
Located in Miami, FL
Chanel So Black Rare Vintage Waist Belt Bum Bag Fanny Pack Calfskin Year: 2003 {VINTAGE 18 Years} So Black hardware Black calfskin leather Nylon lining Top zippered pocket Interior ...
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Early 2000s Belt Bags

Chanel Waist Collectible Rare Vintage 90's Runway Black Patent Fanny Pack Belt
By Chanel
Located in Miami, FL
Chanel Rare 90s Collectible Vintage Belt Bag Waist Bag 1994 {VINTAGE} Gold hardware Two turnlock tabs Black quilted patent leather Adjustable hook belt Made in France Similar style...
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1990s Belt Bags

Chanel Vintage Black Leather 2 in 1 Micro Mini Flap Bag Waist Belt Chain
By Chanel
Located in Chicago, IL
Chanel Vintage Black Leather 2 in 1 Micro Mini Flap Bag Evening Waist Belt Chain Leather Gold tone hardware Leather lining Flip lock closured (bag) Hook closure (belt) Made in Franc...
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Late 20th Century Belt Bags

Chanel Waist Vintage Rare 1994 Belt Bum Fanny Pack Black Patent Leather Bag
By Chanel
Located in Miami, FL
Vintage Chanel classic patent leather fanny pack 1994 {VINTAGE 27 Years} Gold hardware Interior calfskin lining Interior center zipper pocket Lambskin piping detail Back zipper pock...
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1990s Belt Bags

Chanel Vintage 90's Waist Sport Banane Rare Soldout Black Nylon Fanny Pack Bag
By Chanel
Located in Miami, FL
Chanel Sport Fanny Pack Waist Bag Crossbody Banane Rare Soldout Silver hardware Zip closure with CC engraving Adjustable waist strap Nylon lining Made in Italy
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1990s Belt Bags

Chanel Belt Bag Rare Vintage 90s Mini Fanny Pack Waist Black Leather Baguette
By Chanel
Located in Miami, FL
Authentic CHANEL Vintage 1994 Black Leather Belt plus Mini Flap Bag . This rare belt and bag duo are crafted of diamond quilted black leather. The bag measures approximately 4" X 3" ...
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1990s Belt Bags

Chanel Belt Rare Vintage Waist Bum Fanny Pack Black Calfskin Leather Fanny Pack
By Chanel
Located in Miami, FL
Chanel Rare Vintage Waist Bum Belt Bag Fanny Pack Year: 2004 {VINTAGE 17 Years} Silver hardware Adjustable fit Top zip closure Main internal compartment Internal logo stamp Diamond...
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Early 2000s Belt Bags

Chanel Belt Rare Vintage 1995 Caviar Fanny Pack Waist Bum Black Leather Bag
By Chanel
Located in Miami, FL
Vintage Chanel classic caviar leather fanny 1995 {VINTAGE 26 Years} Gold hardware Interior calfskin lining Interior center zipper pocket Lambskin piping detail Back zippered pocket ...
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1990s Belt Bags

Chanel Waist Vintage Rare 1994 Belt Bum Fanny Pack Black Patent Leather Bag
By Chanel
Located in Miami, FL
Vintage Chanel classic patent leather fanny pack 1994 {VINTAGE 26 Years} Gold hardware Interior calfskin lining Interior center zipper pocket Lambskin piping detail Back zipper pock...
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1990s Belt Bags

Chanel Black/White Quilted Leather Cambon Ligne Phone Case
By Chanel
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
This creation from Chanel is truly one tech accessory you will love to flaunt. It is crafted from black leather carrying the signature quilts all over and has a contrastingly-colored...
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2010s Tech Accessories and Cases

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Chanel Purse Black Wallet For Sale on 1stDibs

On 1stDibs, you can find the most appropriate vintage or contemporary chanel purse black wallet for your needs in our varied inventory. Our collection includes a variety of colors, spanning Black, Brown and more. You’re likely to find the perfect chanel purse black wallet among the distinctive accessories we have available, which includes versions made as long ago as the 20th Century as well as those produced as recently as the 21st Century. There aren’t many items for men if you’re seeking these accessories, as most of the options available are for women and unisex.

How Much is a Chanel Purse Black Wallet?

Prices for a chanel purse black wallet can differ depending upon size, designer and other attributes — on 1stDibs, these accessories begin at $125 and can go as high as $12,920, while, on average they fetch $1,341.

chanel Biography and Important Works

The first Chanel shop was opened in 1910 in Paris on rue Cambon by the young milliner Gabrielle Chanel (1883–1971), who had picked up the nickname “Coco” while working as a club singer. The boutique drew the attention of the Parisian fashion elite who popularized her wide-brimmed Chanel Modes hats. Soon she added a sportswear store in the Normandy resort town of Deauville, where Coco set the tone for her defining sense of style — traditionally masculine garments reimagined for feminine shapes, made from simple jersey fabric.

Effortless and elegant, her designs promoted comfort and grace in women’s wear that had been dominated in the previous century by complicated layers of fabric and cumbersome corsets. She followed this success with a couture house, opened in 1915 in Biarritz. Over the next six decades, Coco Chanel would become a pivotal designer of both fashionable casual wear and Paris haute couture as well as an icon and arbiter of 20th-century style with her bob haircut and pearls.

However, Chanel was not born into a life of glamour. Following the death of her mother, her father left her in an orphanage where she lived until the age of 18. It was there that she learned to sew as well as appreciate the classic pairing of black and white as worn by the nuns. In 1926, she introduced her first little black dress, reclaiming a color that had once been reserved for mourning and working-class women. That same decade, she debuted her perfume, Chanel No. 5, as well as the Chanel suit with a fitted skirt, inspired by the boxy lines of men’s clothing and employing a sporty tweed. 

Chanel closed her fashion operations during World War II, then returned to the industry in 1954 to design for the functional needs of modern women. Structure and wearability endured in all of Chanel’s clothing and accessories, like the quilted leather 2.55 handbag introduced in 1955 with its gold-chain shoulder strap that freed up a woman’s hands. Chanel's collarless jacket reacted against the constricting styles of Christian Dior's New Look, replacing them with a design that was timeless, an instant classic. The 1957 two-tone slingback pumps had a practical heel height while offering a bold statement in the black tip of the shoes.

After Coco Chanel died in 1971, the brand underwent several changes in leadership, including fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, who took over as artistic director in 1983. Over the years, the company has continued to innovate, such as expanding into ready-to-wear fashion in 1978 and, in 2002, establishing a subsidiary company — Paraffection — dedicated to preserving the heritage skills of fashion artisan workshops. The House of Chanel still operates its flagship on rue Cambon in Paris, where it all began.

Browse vintage Chanel evening dresses, jackets and more on 1stDibs.

Finding the Right Handbags and Purses for You

An integral part of fashion, handbags and purses have been indispensable accessories ever since we began to carry around personal items. Level of craftsmanship, style and shape matters — from coin purses in ancient Greece to early 20th-century opera bags and onward, handbags have evolved considerably over the years to meet our needs and desires, whether or not you happen to be prioritizing functionality over a flashy exterior.

Once, a single “It” handbag ruled each fashion season. No more. Today, handbag lovers are savvier and have a wider range of shopping options. Nevertheless, classic bags still rule.

“It is not a fashion bag — it is a statement bag,” says Mightychic's Debra Kent of Hermès's widely beloved accessories. “When you carry an iconic Hermès bag — Birkin, Kelly, Constance — no one knows how long you have been into this culture or if you are a newbie. Your status is validated immediately.”

First released in 1997, Fendi's Baguette rose to fame along with Carrie Bradshaw, the Sex and the City character portrayed by Sarah Jessica Parker. Recently, the design has seen such a resurgence in popularity that Fendi has reissued it.

They are part of design history, so owning a handbag has meaning. As New York–based fashion historian Sarah C. Byrd says, “You have made the choice to invest in this piece because you understand the value of it in the past and in the future to come.”

From a 1980s Chanel black leather quilted mini buckle bag to the rare Hermès Birkin 30cm Himalayan with diamond hardware to a range of 19th century bags, find a rich variety of vintage and designer handbags and purses spanning numerous brands on 1stDibs — seasonal “It” designation no longer needed.