DescriptionHermes 28cm Marron Fonce Calf Box Leather Retourne Kelly Bag with Gold Hardware
The Hermes Kelly bag was first introduced in the 1930's. It takes its name from the iconic Princess Grace Kelly, who loved and popularized the bag. The exterior is a beautiful Marron Fonce Calf Box Leather, beautifully complemented by the gold hardware. The interior is Marron Fonce Chevre leather and features one zip pocket and two slip pockets. Comes with gold lock, two keys, and matching clochette.
Dimensions: 12.5" Width x 9" Height x 4.75" Depth, 4" Shoulder Drop
Approximate Retail Value: $8,500
This bag is in Good Condition. The exterior leather and trim is scratched and worn, and has begun to crack in places. The hardware is slightly tarnished and the leather clochette has begun to wear and crack. The interior is scratched and worn, and there are stains and marks at the bottom and on the two slip pockets. The seam that creates a partition between the two slip pockets is coming undone.
Pristine - shows little to no indication of handling.
Excellent - shows very minor evidence of handling.
Very Good - shows evidence of wear and handling, with no major flaws.
Good - shows moderate wear and is fully functional.
Fair - shows moderate wear and has condition issues that may or may not be repairable.
References to gold or silver hardware, unless otherwise specified, describes the color and is not meant to infer the type of metal.
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