White & Cyclamen Epsom Kelly Retourne 32
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Collectible Kelly Retourne rendered in white grained Epsom leather, featuring contrast Cyclamen purple piping and accented with Palladium-plated hardware. Epsom leather is the most lightweight and easy to clean of all Hermès leathers, it is embossed for a consistent grain and increased durability that will hold shape and does not scratch easily. Includes lock, clochette, two keys and shoulder strap.
About the Kelly: First designed in 1932, the Kelly was introduced as a travel bag that was referred to as the sac à dépêches. It was then renamed to the Kelly after actress Grace Kelly was photographed numerous times with the bag (most notably, while she was pregnant and using it to cover her baby bump). The impeccable craftsmanship, classic silhouette, scarcity, and unique history make the Kelly a must-have for any handbag collector. The two styles of Kelly are the Sellier (or Rigide) and Retourne (or Souple). The Sellier has a more structured, rigid shape with distinct corners and visible exterior stitching, while the Retourne has a more relaxed, softer shape that has rounded edges as though the bag were turned inside out. It can take a single Hermès craftsman up to 18 hours to construct each Kelly.
- Top Handle, Detachable Shoulder Strap
- Signature Kelly Lock Closure
- Interior Zip Pocket, Two Interior Slip Pockets
- Leather Lining
- Silver Hardware
- Length: 12.5" (31 cm)
- Height: 9.5" (24 cm)
- Depth: 5" (12 cm)
- Strap Drop: 3.5" (8 cm)/ 16" (40 cm)
- Made in France
Excellent Condition. Minor creasing near edges, faint scratching to hardware, minor tarnishing on closure
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