Hermes Kelly 32 in black box, an iconic Hermes bag
Luxurious, this Hermes Kelly bag 32cm is like a precious gemstone - with the exception it should never be locked away. Crafted from black box, it has the traditional Hermes Paris stamp placed on the front. Featuring gold-tone hardware, padlock, leather bell and keys. The black leather interior features one main compartment and two slit pockets on the opposite side.
In 1954 Grace Kelly was offered this bag in 'To catch a thief' from Hitchcock and fell in love with it. At the time the bag was called 'Sac a depeches'. In 1956, the bag got its name when she used it as a shield to cover up her pregnant belly. The original bag that Grace Kelly wore can be seen at the Victoria and Albert museum in London.
This Hermes Kelly 32 is in fair condition. Comes with padlock, keys, leather bell and authenticity certificate.
Please be mindful that this piece has led a previous life and may tell its story through minor imperfection. Purchasing this item continues its narrative, so you can be confident that you’re making a positive conscious choice for the planet.
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Model : Kelly 32 cm
Authenticity: Accompanied by Authenticity certificate
Material: Box leather
Hardware: Gold tone
Measurements: 32"(W) x 23"(H) x 10.5"(D) cm, 12.5"(W) x 9"(H) x 4"(D) inch,
Handle Drop: 10"cm; 3.93'inch
Year: circa 60s
Overall condition: Fair condition. General sense of wear throughout as per pictures. Rubbed corners. Several scratches as per pictures and video. Dryness of leather throughout.
Never worn – A never-worn item without a tag is an item which has never been worn and shows no defects or alterations.
Very good condition - An item in very good condition is a second hand item which has been only lightly used and extremely well maintained, which can show slight defects from usage.
Good condition-An item in good condition is a second-hand item which has been worn.
Fair – An item is in fair condition is a second hand item which has been worn frequently and shows defects.
Style Tags : Hermes vintage; Hermes Pre Owned; Hermes second hand