Gucci Karung Snakeskin - Leather Jackie Hobo Bag


Condition: Excellent
Price: Sold


Designer bags come and go with the times, but few are as eternally classic as the Gucci Jackie bag. Designed in the 1950s, the Jackie bag was originally called the Fifties Constance. But when former first lady Jackie Kennedy was famously photographed shielding herself from the paparazzi with one of these bags in the 1970s, it became synonymous with her chic sense of style - and her name.

  • This stylish classic hobo is crafted of luxurious fine Karung and black leather
  • Black leather at the base and sides
  • Date/Authenticity Code: 0013306-002046
  • Closure/Opening: piston strap closure
  • Handle: a looping shoulder strap with a cross-over strap
  • Handle drop: 19cm (7.48”)
  • Hardware: light fine gold-toned hardware
  • Lining: black fine textile lining
  • Pocket: zip pocket
  • Comes with dust bag
  • Retail price: 2.700,-$

 

        Condition: nearly mint condition with only very minor evidence of handling

  • Some scratching on hardware 
  • Interior is in very mint condition
 
  • This item has been authenticated by our in-house trained professionals. Gucci does not endorse or participate in the La Doyenne Vintage's authentication process.
  • Gucci is a registered trademark of Gucci. La Doyenne Vintage is neither partnered nor affiliated with Gucci.
  • Photos are of the actual item in our possession.
 
Reference
113-555
Designer
Gucci
Status
Sold
Origin
Italy
Dimensions
21 x 32 x 4 cm

Gucci

Founded in Florence in 1921, Gucci represents world class luxury, Italian heritage and modern style.

The House of Gucci, better known as simply Gucci is an Italian iconic fashion and leather goods label. The House of Gucci was founded in 1921 by the master upholsterer Guccio Gucci as a workshop for leather goods in Florence. Gucci became well-known in 1947 after introducing a handbag with a bamboo handle, which is still popular today. Over the years, Gucci built a reputation for its excellent quality, hiring only the best craftsmen to work in its atelier. In 1951 the first Gucci store was opened in Milan. In 1953, Guccio Gucci died, and the business was passed on to his four sons who opened the first overseas Gucci store in Manhattan the same year. In the ’60s Gucci introduced their timeless designs: lush butterfly and floral patterns, the original Gucci loafer, and the double-G logo for buckles and other accessories. Frida Giannini is the current creative director of the entire Gucci brand.

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