A Hermes matt white Himalayan crocodile skin Kelly bag achieved $125,000 in a recent sale at Heritage Auctions.
The lot features a Gris Cendre Chèvre leather interior and palladium hardware.
Do they have crocodiles in the Himalayas?
Diane D’Amato, head of luxury accessories at Heritage, said: ”Hermes is the standard by which luxury handbags are measured.
"This Himalayan Kelly bag is truly breathtaking, a once-in-a-lifetime piece that the world's top collectors seek to acquire.”
The result follows on from the world record sale of a Hermes Birkin bag for $382,000 last month.
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