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 - Karisma Kapoor Sells Her House For Rs 10.11 cr as Sister Kareena Kapoor Khan Shifts to a New Abode
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 - All About Saif-Kareena's Luxurious New Home That's Spread Across Four Floors
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 - Kareena Kapoor Khan, Saif Ali Khan To FINALLY Move Into New House, Confirms Randhir Kapoor
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.