Hermès Kelly a Dos Backpack Barenia And Toile Palladium Hardware
A true vintage gem, the 2001 Hermès Kelly Ado backpack exudes sophistication and practicality - hallmarks of the iconic French fashion house. Lovingly crafted from supple Barenia leather and the brand's signature Toile de Cuir canvas, this coveted carryall marries form and function with peerless artisan workmanship.
The two-tone palette in rich noisette is an inspired touch, lending visual depth and textural contrast. Available in petite 20cm or roomier 28cm sizes, the backpack adapts seamlessly to one's lifestyle needs. An array of pockets and compartments keep essentials neatly organized yet easily accessible. Sturdy hardware and zippers withstand the test of time, as evidenced by the remarkably pristine plastic still cloaking the metal elements.
But beyond its beauty and practicality, this vintage Kelly Ado holds particular allure for collectors. Examples from the original 1990s production run are scarce, making this 21-year-old relic an even more precious find. It represents a slice of Hermès history - a bygone era of expert leatherworking and patient craftsmanship.
Exceedingly versatile yet discreetly elegant, the Kelly Ado backpack is a wardrobe game-changer. For the savvy fashionista, it makes the perfect investment piece, certain to retain its value and bring joy for generations to come. This is Hermès heritage at its finest.
Color: Toile and Noisette
Material: Barenia and Toile
Collection: 2001, E Square
H 28cm (10.9in) x W 28cm (10.5in) x D 10cm (3.9in)
Accessories available separately
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.