This handbag was first produced in the late 1960s, it's crafted in brown suede with a velour finish. Embossed in gold in the interior is "Made in Italy by Gucci." The model appears in the artisans' notebook, dated 1969-1973 with code G1592. This handbag was selected by the Creative Director and Vault archivists for its particularity, character and exceptional vintage condition, and it was reconditioned to the highest standard by in-house artisans. It has been given the number 136 | 22 and will arrive in tailor-made packaging. This rare and beautiful piece should be handled with exceptional care.
The handbag continues to evolve as each decade passes and the needs change for the wearer. The slouchy, crossbody look of this handbag corresponds to the fashion feel of the time in which it was created.
In decades past, once a Gucci handbag was finished and inspected, a discreet
As soon as you hold a piece of the Vault, you begin to write a new chapter of its story—instituting a relationship, rather than ownership, that will forever connect one owner to the next. As the years accumulate, every mark or crease is collected onto the surface, continuously altering the item’s appearance and making it unique. Imperfections should be expected and treasured as the journey continues for this piece.
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W31cm x H23cm x D5cm
12.2""W x 9""H x 1.9""D
Originally Released: late 1960s
Customized by the House: additional shoulder strap with green and purple stripes
This is a pre-owned product that was specifically selected for Vault.