DescriptionHermes 32cm Matte Rouge H Alligator Retourne Kelly Bag with Gold Hardware
12.5" Width x 9" Height x 4" Depth
CITES compliance applies to this lot. International Bidders may not have the lot shipped to them. See further limitations: see page 8, Jewelry, Watch & Luxury Accessory Term M, of our Terms & Conditions. Due to the nature of exotic wildlife materials, please be aware that inconsistencies may naturally be present.
A classic color and hardware combination, this Kelly bag is the perfect keystone piece in a wardrobe or collection. Done in Matte Rouge H Alligator, this bags combination of exquisite exotic material and timeless coloration makes this bag truly extraordinary. This bag features Gold Hardware, one rolled top handle, one removable shoulder strap, and a flap top with a turnlock closure. The interior is done in Rouge H Chevre Leather, featuring one zip pocket and two adjacent slip pockets. This bag includes two keys, a lock, and a clochette.
This bag is in Good Condition. There is scratching to the hardware, and brown patina near the left plaquee window. There is a small white stain near the bottom of the left plaquee. The base corners and edges show scuffing from wear, and there are a few black pinhead stains on the base, and one on the back side. There is scratching to the alligator on the base, and a few faint scratches across the alligator elsewhere. There is creasing to the shoulder strap in places, and to the alligator body near the base and in the gusset. This bag includes an Hermes dustbag, a shoulder strap dustbag, and a rain protector.
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Estimate: $40,000 - $50,000.
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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