DescriptionHermes 32cm Gold Epsom Leather & Toile Retourne Kelly Bag with Gold Hardware
The Hermes Kelly bag was first introduced in the 1930's but it gained its current status when Princess Grace Kelly carried it in the 1950's. This particular Kelly is done in Gold Epsom Leather and Toile, this neutral combination is perfectly accented by Gold Hardware. This bag's handle and shoulder strap make it a wonderful option for daytime wear. The interior is done in Gold Chevre leather with one zip pocket and two slip pockets.
Dimensions: 12.5" Width x 10" Height x 4" Depth
Approximate Retail Value: $8,000
This bag is in Very Good to Excellent Condition. The leather on the under side of the handle has a patina, and there is slight surface scratching to the hardware. It has very faint signs of wear to the leather trim and few markings to the interior leather.
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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