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The Disgusting Truth Behind Those $40,000 Hermès Bags

An Hermes extremely rare shiny Vert emerald alligator, rouge Vif ostrich, violet Veau doblis suede and black calf box leather
An Hermes extremely rare shiny Vert emerald alligator, rouge Vif ostrich, violet Veau doblis suede and black calf box leather Sac Himalaya bag with gold hardware, is displayed at Heritage Auctions on April 7, 2014 in New York. This and other handbags will be sold by Heritage on April 28 at their Luxury Accessories Signature Auction. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

You wanted the Birkin bag, that exclusive handbag by Hermès that costs thousands and thousands of dollars. And now you have it.

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