Hermès Bolide 40 Shark Indigo Blue Togo Unisex Bag Palladium Hardware
Presenting an exceptionally rare and unique piece, the Bolide, produced in exceedingly limited quantities for the American market. This bag boasts an illustrious history as the very first to utilize a zipper closure, a revolution in its time. Its distinctive trapezoid shape not only adds a design edge, but also permits swift stowing in a car trunk - a nod to its namesake, 'bolide', an astronomical term for a meteor, synonymous with lightning speed. Born in the burgeoning age of the automobile, the Bolide became the epitome of adventure and elegance. Its sleek design effortlessly made it the ultimate travel accessory, coveted by those seeking a balance of style and practicality.
40cm H: 15" W: 18" D: 10"
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.