Pictures of Reliance Foundation Chairperson Nita Ambani’s over 200-diamond-encrusted Hermès Himalaya Birkin bag, worth over Rs 2.6 crore, has gone viral on the social media. In the images posted on social media, Nita Ambani is seen wearing a white ensemble and carrying the Hermès Himalaya Birkin Bag. Bollywood divas Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan are also seen in the photograph.Also Read - Vijay Mallya's 10-Year-Old Tweet on Nita Ambani Goes Viral as RCB's Playoff Qualification Fortunes Depend on MI vs DC
According to christies.com, Hermès Himalaya Birkin Bag is considered the ‘Holy Grail in a Handbag’ collection. It has more than 240 diamonds on its 18-karat-gold hardware. Also Read - Sunny Leone Attempts K3G Tongue Twister 'Chandu Ke Chacha,' Asks Hrithik- Kareena if It's Correct -Watch
Back in 2017, the white Himalaya crocodile diamond style bag fetched $379,261 at auction with Christie’s. With the deal, it became the most expensive bag ever sold, it was claimed. Also Read - Explained: Controversy Surrounding Kareena Kapoor's Malabar Gold Ad
The auction house had described the bag as “an exceptional, matte white Himalaya Niloticus crocodile diamond Birkin”.
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According to christies.com, the Himalaya Birkin is crafted from Nile crocodile hide. The mention of Himalaya does not apply to the origin of the bag, but to the gradation of the colour.
Named after the actor and singer Jane Birkin, Birkin bags are famous for their price tags and celebrity owners.