DescriptionHermes 28cm Shiny Black Alligator Sellier Kelly Bag with Gold Hardware
Z Circle, 1996
11" Width x 8" Height x 4" Depth
Nothing compares to this classic Hermes handbag. This particular Kelly bag is so highly sought after for its iconic look, effortlessness, and pure elegance. An extraordinarily luxurious handbag, with only the finest Alligator scales used in its immaculate construction, this Kelly bag is a cornerstone to any wardrobe or collection. This bag is done in Shiny Black Alligator, featuring one top handle, one removable shoulder strap, classic Gold Hardware, and a flap top with a turnlock closure. The interior is done in Black 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 Excellent Condition. There is light scratching to the hardware, light creasing to the alligator in places, and a few stray light scratches to the alligator. The interior leather is scratched, scuffed and dented. This bag includes an Hermes dustbag.
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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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