Hermès Birkin 40 Naturelle Vache Gold Hardware
In the pantheon of luxury, the Hermès Vache Naturelle stands out as a paragon of timeless elegance and sophistication. This coveted piece, marked with the understated Hermès brand stamp and accented with gleaming gold hardware, is more than an accessory – it's a symbol of lifestyle, a testament to an unwavering commitment to refined design and practicality. The Vache Naturelle is characterized by its exceptional durability, making it an ideal companion for both the high-powered business trip and the whimsical weekend getaway, a trait that sets it apart from its softer kin, Barenia.
The true beauty of the Vache Naturelle, however, lies in its exploration of color. A fleeting presence in Hermès's collections, it graces a single season before vanishing, rendering it a prized, elusive gem in the fashion world. Its shades echo the multifaceted nature of brown – from the inviting warmth of a perfect cup of coffee to the muted elegance of autumn leaves. As much a testament to Hermès's innovative spirit as it is to its craftsmanship, the Vache Naturelle is not just a bag; it's a celebration of the maison's philosophy and an emblem of discerning personal style.
Material Vache Leather
Collection: 1997, A Square
40cm: 16" W x 8" D x 11.25" H
The term "hardware" refers to the metallic parts of the bag, such as the buckle hardware, base studs, lock and keys and/or strap, which are plated with a colored finish (e.g. gold, silver, palladium). The terms refer to the tone or color of the hardware and not the actual material used. If hardware is composed of precious solid metals this will be referenced in the description.
No indication of wear, all plastic on hardware, never worn, essentially as new.
Little to no indication of handling, usually with all plastic on hardware and most likely never worn.
Very minor evidence of handling.
Evidence of wear and handling, with no major flaws.
Moderate wear and is fully functional.
Moderate wear and has condition issues that may or may not be repairable.