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Travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 customized "God save the Queen " by PatBo!
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
Stunning travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 cm in canvas Monogram "God save the Queen" customized by the fashionable artist of Street Art Patbo. Inspired by the Punk years and the f...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 customized "Fight Club" by the artist PatBo!
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
Exceptional travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 cm in monogram brown canvas and natural leather personalized by our Street Art artist Patbo on the theme of "Mickey Fight Club". Gold ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 customized "Be or not to be " by PatBo!
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
Exceptional travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 cm in monogram brown canvas and natural leather personalized by our Street Art artist Patbo on the theme of "Be or not to be". Gold me...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Brand new SPIDERBAG "SpiderMan"Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 éclipse strap customized
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
This ad is only for lovers of art and unique pieces, masterpieces because this is not only a bag but a unique piece. This time our Street Art artist Patbo has realized a sublime wor...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall Bandouliere Bag Damier 55
By Louis Vuitton
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Very good. Creasing and glue stains on exterior. Minor darkening, wear and watermarks on handles, strap and leather trims, stain in interior, scratches on hardware. Access...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Damier Graphite Pegase 55 Business
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Miami, FL
Louis Vuitton Damier Graphite Pegase 55 Business No longer in production, this suitcase is the perfect rolling suitcase! Multi-use exterior pockets, built-in laptop sleeve and retra...
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1990s Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Damier Canvas Pegase Luggage 55
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Say hello to your new traveling partner from Louis Vuitton. The exterior has been crafted from Damier coated canvas while the spacious interior is lined with nylon. Equipped with a z...
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2010s Luggage and Travel Bags

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H 20.87 in. W 14.18 in. L 22.05 in.
Louis Vuitton Pegase Luggage Taiga Leather 55
By Louis Vuitton
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Fair. Heavy odor in interior. Moderate scuffs, wear and creasing on exterior, heavy scuffs and marks on base trims and handle, tarnish and scratches on hardware. Accessori...
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21st Century and Contemporary Suitcases and Trunks

Louis Vuitton Monogram Canvas Pegase Light 55 Luggage
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Say hello to your new travelling partner from Louis Vuitton. The exterior has been crafted from monogram coated canvas as well as leather, and the spacious interior is lined with can...
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2010s Luggage and Travel Bags

Louis Vuitton Vintage Monogram Canvas Sirius 55 Suitcase
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Rome, Rome
Splendid Louis Vuitton soft-sided SIRIUS 55 suitcase crafted in classic and timeless brown Monogram canvas. It features gold-tone hardware, natural cowhide leather trim and accents, ...
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Early 2000s Suitcases and Trunks

Louis Vuitton Monogram Canvas Keepall Bandouliere 55 bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Fashion lovers naturally like to travel in style and at such times only the best travel handbag will do. That's why it is wise to opt for this Keepall as it is well-crafted from Mono...
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1990s Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Moka Taiga Pegase 55 Roller Bag Suitcase
By Louis Vuitton
Located in New Hope, PA
This Louis Vuitton Moka Taiga Pegase 55 roller bag has silver tone hardware, flat handles at the top and the side, a retractable handle at the top, a slip pocket on the front, two wa...
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21st Century and Contemporary Suitcases and Trunks

Louis Vuitton Damier Pégase 55 Travel Trolley Bag Luggage
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Bilbao, ES
Louis Vuitton Damier Pégase 55 Travel Luggage An elegant silhouette defines the Pégase Légère 50, a piece of luggage inspired by the iconic Pégase. Light and luxurious, This timeless...
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1990s Suitcases and Trunks

Louis Vuitton Damier Azur Keepall Bandouliere 55 with Strap 860315
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dix hills, NY
Louis Vuitton Damier Azur Keepall Bandouliere 55 with Strap 860315
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20th Century Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Black Taiga Leather Pegase Legere 55 Business Suitcase
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
A traveling partner to trust and treasure is this one from Louis Vuitton. The exterior has been crafted from Taiga leather while the spacious interior is lined with nylon. Equipped w...
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2010s Suitcases and Trunks

Brand New Customized BATBAG : Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 Eclipse strap!
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
This ad is only for lovers of art and unique pieces, masterpieces because this is not only a bag but an incomparable unique piece. The artist Patbo fascinated by the two central cha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 Travel bag in cognac épi leather
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
The indispensable Louis Vuitton Keepall travel bag 55 cm in Cognac epi leather with gold metal trim, double handle in black leather allowing a handheld Double zipper Interior lining ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Damier Graphite Zephyr 55 Trolley Rolling Luggage Suitcase
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dix hills, NY
Louis Vuitton Damier Graphite Zephyr 55 Trolley Rolling Luggage Suitcase 628lvs316
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20th Century Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Tan Epi Leather Keepall 55 Travel Weekend Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Rome, Rome
Louis Vuitton 'Keepall 55' Travel bag in durable tan Epi leather. Gold tone pieces. Double zip closure. Rounded leather handles. Side open pocket. Suede interior. Removable leather I...
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20th Century Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 strap Travel bag customized "Fight Club"
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
Exceptional travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 cm strap in monogram brown canvas and natural leather personalized by our Street Art artist Patbo on the theme of "Mickey Fight Club"....
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Black Taiga Leather Pegase Legere 55 Business Suitcase
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
A traveling partner to trust and treasure is this one from Louis Vuitton. The exterior has been crafted from Taiga leather while the spacious interior is lined with nylon. Equipped w...
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2010s Luggage and Travel Bags

Louis Vuitton Pegase 55 Damier Carry On Travel Suitcase Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Vuitton Damier Pegase 55 Carry On Suitcase. Condition is Pre-owned. Please refer to photos for minor scratches. Plastic is still on interior zipper pulls. Item has been used a few ti...
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21st Century and Contemporary Suitcases and Trunks

Customized "Prince " Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 travel bag in brown canvas
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
Beautiful Louis Vuitton Keepall travel bag 55 cm in Monogram canvas customized by the fashionable artist of Street Art PatBo in memory of the International Pop Star that was Prince t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Brand new Customized SuperBag "Superman" Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 Macassar strap
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
This ad is only for lovers of art and unique pieces, masterpieces because this is not only a bag but a unique piece. This time our Street Art artist Patbo has realized a sublime wor...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall Bandoulière 55 Damier Ebene Coated Canvas Travel Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in London, GB
This ‘Keepall Bandoulière 55’ travel bag by Louis Vuitton is inspired by a classic duffle bag re-imagined, crafted from tonal brown ‘Damier Ebene’ coated canvas and lined in brown ca...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 strap travel bag customized "Popeye" by PatBo!
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
Exceptional Louis Vuitton Keepall travel bag 55 cm with shoulder strap in brown monogram canvas and customized natural leather "Popeye" by the talented Street Art PatBo artist. Gold-...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

NEW Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 damier graphite strap customized "BATBAG II"!
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
This ad is only for lovers of art and unique pieces, masterpieces because this is not only a bag but an incomparable unique piece. The artist Patbo fascinated by the two central cha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Travel/Sport Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 bag in Monogram Canvas customized !
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
Amazing Travel/Sport bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 cm in Monogram canvas customized by the trendy artist of Street Art Patbo entitled "Mickey Vs Hulk". Double zippered closure. Interi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Garment Bags

Louis Vuitton Medium Monogram Speedy 30 Boston Bag MM 215lvs55
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dix hills, NY
Date Code/Serial Number: TH0060 Made In: France Measurements: Length: 12" Width: 7" Height: 9" Handle Drop: 3" OVERALL VERY GOOD CONDITION ( 8/10 or AB ) Accessories: Lock and ...
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20th Century Top Handle Bags

New Customized Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 Macassar "FIGHT CLUB" strap Travel bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
This ad is intended only for art lovers and unique pieces, masterpieces because this is not only a bag but an incomparable unique piece The artist PatBo created a beautiful bag on t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Brand new Customized StarBag "Star Wars" Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 éclipse strap
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
This ad is only for lovers of art and unique pieces, masterpieces because this is not only a bag but a unique piece. This time our Street Art artist Patbo has realized a sublime wor...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

LOUIS VUITTON Monogram 55 Gold Men's Top Handle Weekender Travel Tote Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Chicago, IL
Pre-Owned Vintage Condition From 1996 Collection Monogram Canvas Leather Trim Gold Tone Hardware Woven Lining Measures 21.75" W x 24.5" H x 10.25" D Handle Drop 1" 100% Authenticity ...
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Late 20th Century Luggage and Travel Bags

UNIQUE Customized BATBAG III Travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 éclipse strap
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
This announcement is only for lovers of art and unique pieces, masterpieces because this is not only a bag but a unique piece incomparable. The PatBo artist fascinated by the oppone...
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21st Century and Contemporary Garment Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 strap travel bag customized "Captain America" by Patbo!
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
Amazing travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 cm with shoulder strap in Monogram canvas "Captain America Vs Picsou" customized by the trendy artist of Street Art Patbo. Gold metal trim...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Black Epi Leather Keepall 55 Boston Duffle Bag 3LZ1020
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dix hills, NY
Louis Vuitton Black Epi Leather Keepall 55 Boston Duffle Bag 3LZ1020
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20th Century Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Waterproof Keepall Bandouliere 55 Duffle Bag with Strap 5lv62
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dix hills, NY
Louis Vuitton Waterproof Keepall Bandouliere 55 Duffle Bag with Strap 5lv62
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20th Century Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Monogram Bifold Men's Wallet Marco Florin Slender Multiple 824lv55
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dix hills, NY
Date Code/Serial Number: AN1901 Made In: France Measurements: Length: 3.5" Width: .4" Height: 3.9" OVERALL GOOD CONDITION ( 7/10 or B ) Signs of Wear: Exterior Canvas: Excellent I...
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20th Century Wallets

Customized "Hulk Vs Shining" Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 travel bag in brown canvas
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
Beautiful travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 cm strap in Monogram canvas customized by the popular artist of Street Art PatBo on the theme "Hulk Vs Shining". Gold-tone metal hardwar...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Brand New BATBAG by the artist Patbo: Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 Eclipse strap!
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
This ad is only for lovers of art and unique pieces, masterpieces because this is not only a bag but an incomparable unique piece. The artist Patbo fascinated by the two central cha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Customized "Hulk Vs Shining" Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 travel bag in brown canvas
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, IDF
Beautiful travel bag Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 cm in Monogram canvas customized by the popular artist of Street Art PatBo on the theme "Hulk Vs Shining". Gold-tone metal hardware, dou...
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21st Century and Contemporary Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Damier Ebene Keepall Bandouliere 55 Duffle Bag with Strap 1lvlm311
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dix hills, NY
Louis Vuitton Damier Ebene Keepall Bandouliere 55 Duffle Bag with Strap 1lvlm311
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20th Century Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Peach Mist Brume Monogram By the Pool Zippy Wallet 226lvs55
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Dix hills, NY
Made In: Spain Measurements: Length: 7.5" Width: .75" Height: 4" OVERALL NEW CONDITION ( 10/10 or N ) Accessories: Box, Dust Bag, Care Card, Barcode Has RFID Chip inside Signs ...
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20th Century Wallets

Louis Vuitton Monogram Sac Weekend PM Zip Tote Bag 1015lv55
Located in Dix hills, NY
Date Code/Serial Number: 822 Made In: France Measurements: Length: 18" Width: 4" Height: 11.75" Handle Drop: 6" OVERALL GOOD CONDITION ( 7/10 or B ) Signs of Wear: Exterior Can...
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20th Century Tote Bags

Louis Vuitton Monogram Keepall 55 Travel Handbag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Saint Charles, IL
MODEL - Louis Vuitton Monogram Keepall 55 CONDITION - Very Good. Light to medium vachette with light watermarks and light scuffing. No rips, holes, tears, stains or odors. Piece mai...
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Early 2000s Luggage and Travel Bags

Louis Vuitton Monogram Keepall 55 Travel Handbag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Saint Charles, IL
MODEL - Louis Vuitton Monogram Keepall 55 CONDITION - Very Good. Light to medium vachette with watermarking and scuffing, no dryness and no cracking. Bright and shiny hardware with ...
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1990s Luggage and Travel Bags

Louis Vuitton Monogram Keepall 55 Travel Handbag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Saint Charles, IL
MODEL - Louis Vuitton Monogram Keepall 55 CONDITION - Exceptional. Light vachette with no watermarks, no dryness and no cracking. Bright and shiny hardware with no tarnishing or chi...
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Early 2000s Luggage and Travel Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall Bandoulière 55 Mon Monogram Canvas
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Fukuoka, Kyushu
Louis Vuitton Keepall Bandouliere 55 in Mon Monogram Canvas. This bag has 3 Vertical Stripes in colors Blanc and Bleu Claire. It has a monogram canvas with cowhide leather trim and ...
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Early 2000s Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Monogram Keepall 55 Top Handle Travel Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Saint Charles, IL
MODEL - Louis Vuitton Monogram Keepall 55 Top Handle Travel Bag CONDITION - Very Good! Corner scuffing and light scuffing on vachette trim. SKU - 2613 ORIGINAL/CURRENT RETAIL PRIC...
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1990s Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Monogram Keepall 55 Travel Top Handle Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Saint Charles, IL
MODEL - Louis Vuitton Monogram Keepall 55 Travel Top Handle Bag CONDITION - Exceptional! Light vachette, light watermarks, no handle darkening, no dryness. Bright and shiny hardware...
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1990s Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Sirius 55 travel bag Suitcase Brown Vintage Leather
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Brindisi, IT
Vintage travel bag authentic Louis Vuitton monogram Brown 55, Sirius. The Interior is in excellent condition, two straps with buckles to keep branded clothes. The details are in gilt...
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1990s Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Monogram Canvas Sirius 55 Soft Sided Travel Case
By Louis Vuitton
Located in San Francisco, CA
Offered is an Authentic Monogram Canvas Louis Vuitton soft sided suitcase from the travel collection. This piece measures 55 centimeters, reflecting the name "55" as all Louis Vuitto...
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1990s Suitcases and Trunks

Louis Vuitton 3 Poches 55 169556 Monogram Canvas Weekend/Travel Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Forest Hills, NY
Outside condition: dirt,creases,scratches,stains,discoloration,worn Inside condition: dirt,creases,scratches,stains,discoloration Pocket(inside):dirt,creases,scratches,stains,discolo...
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20th Century Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Vintage Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 Monogram Canvas with Bandoulière shoulder strap
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Paris, FR
Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 with Bandoulière shoulder strap in Monogram Canvas with gold-plated hardware, Vachetta leather details and shoulder strap. The inside lining is brown cotton,...
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1990s Luggage and Travel Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall Bandouliere 55 866482 Coated Canvas Weekend/Travel Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Forest Hills, NY
Width (inch) : 21.6 inch(approx) Width (cm) : 55 cm(approx) Height (inch) : 12.2 inch(approx) Height (cm) : 31 cm(approx) Depth (inch) : 9.44 inch(approx) Depth (cm) : 24 cm(approx) ...
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20th Century Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Sac Souple Monogram 55 230343 Coated Canvas Weekend/Travel Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Forest Hills, NY
Made In: France Measurements: Length: 22" Width: 9.5" Height: 11.75" Handle drop: 9" OVERALL EXCELLENT VINTAGE CONDITION ( 7.5/10 or B+ ) Includes Luggage Tag and Poignet Retail $119...
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20th Century Luggage and Travel Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall Duffle Noir 55 870290 Black Leather Weekend/Travel Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Forest Hills, NY
Width (inch) : 21.6 inch(approx) Width (cm) : 55 cm(approx) Height (inch) : 12.2 inch(approx) Height (cm) : 31 cm(approx) Depth (inch) : 9.44 inch(approx) Depth (cm) : 24 cm(approx) ...
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20th Century Luggage and Travel Bags

Louis Vuitton Legere 55 Rolling Luggage Carry-on Suitcase 870081 Travel Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Forest Hills, NY
Width (inch) : 14.5 inch(approx) Width (cm) : 37 cm(approx) Height (inch) : 21.2 inch(approx) Height (cm) : 54 cm(approx) Depth (inch) : 5.90 inch(approx) Depth (cm) : 15 cm(approx) ...
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20th Century Luggage and Travel Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall Monogram 55 866413 Brown Coated Canvas Weekend/Travel Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Forest Hills, NY
Width (inch) : 21.6 inch(approx) Width (cm) : 55 cm(approx) Height (inch) : 12.2 inch(approx) Height (cm) : 31 cm(approx) Depth (inch) : 9.44 inch(approx) Depth (cm) : 24 cm(approx) ...
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20th Century Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

Louis Vuitton Keepall Duffle Noir 55 870599 Black Epi Leather Weekend/Travel Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Forest Hills, NY
Width (inch) : 21.6 inch(approx) Width (cm) : 55 cm(approx) Height (inch) : 12.2 inch(approx) Height (cm) : 31 cm(approx) Depth (inch) : 9.44 inch(approx) Depth (cm) : 24 cm(approx) ...
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20th Century Luggage and Travel Bags

Monogramed Keepall 55 Travel Bag
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Beautiful monogramed Keepall 55 Weekend bag Original luggage tag Leather beautifully kept Classic brown canvas lining
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20th Century Duffel Bags and Carry-On Bags

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Louis Vuitton 55 For Sale on 1stDibs

Surely you’ll find the exact vintage or contemporary louis vuitton 55 you’re seeking on 1stDibs — we’ve got a vast assortment for sale. Our collection includes a variety of colors, spanning Black, Brown, Beige and more. If you’re looking for a louis vuitton 55 from a specific time period, our collection is diverse and broad-ranging, and you’ll find at least one that dates back to the 19th Century while another version may have been produced as recently as the 21st Century. If you’re browsing our inventory for these accessories, you’ll find that many are available today for women, but there are still pieces to choose from for men and unisex.

How Much is a Louis Vuitton 55?

The price for a louis vuitton 55 starts at $410 and tops out at $11,950, and on average, selling for $1,270.

Louis Vuitton Biography and Important Works

The story behind iconic luxury brand Louis Vuitton — best known for its esteemed handbags, crossbody bags, leather goods, ready-to-wear clothing and more — is one of craft and innovation in the worlds of fashion, jewelry and furniture.

The company’s modest origins can be traced back to when its founder, Louis Vuitton (1821–92), wishing to free himself from the conventional lifestyle in his provincial French city of Anchay as well as a difficult stepmother, left in the early 1830s to make a new life in Paris. The young Vuitton was 13 at the time and would need to travel on foot to get to the capital, which was hundreds of miles away. With stops along the way to make money so that he could forge ahead, the journey took a couple of years, but reward was close at hand.

When he arrived in Paris, Vuitton made a living with his hands. He toiled as a box maker and packer for more than a decade and built relationships with royals and members of the upper class while working for the empress of France, Eugenie de Montijo. In 1854, Vuitton launched his namesake company. The craftsman opened a humble workshop on rue Neuve des Capucines and advertised his services with a small poster that read: “Securely packs the most fragile objects. Specializing in packing fashions.”

Long before his brand would become known globally for its exemplary top-handle bags and stylish totes, Vuitton produced stackable and rectangular trunks. The most common trunks of the era were round, which weren’t ideal for toting and storing. In 1858, Vuitton debuted his lightweight, handcrafted canvas trunks, which were sturdy, rugged and equipped with convenient compartments. Travel’s popularity broadened in the late 19th century, and Vuitton’s trunks could easily be packed into train cars and ships — upright trunks meant hanging wardrobe storage that would allow his clients to transport their sophisticated garments without worry. Demand increased and the company grew. When Louis Vuitton died in 1892, control of the luxury house was passed onto his only son, Georges Vuitton.

In 1914, a Louis Vuitton store opened at 70 Champs-Élysées. The largest travel-goods store in the world at the time, it became the company’s flagship.

The Louis Vuitton brand embodies all the attributes of luxury, from the craftsmanship, exclusivity and relevance to heritage. It’s only appropriate that it boasts one of the most recognizable insignias — the imaginative interlocking of letters and fleurettes — in the fashion world. The famous LV monogram was first used in 1896 as part of an initiative by Georges to prevent counterfeiting of his coveted new line of travel trunks. It’s one of the earliest examples of fashion branding.

The LV monogram would soon appear on everything from bags and various fashion accessories to alligator-skin champagne cases, from stylish apparel and earrings to teddy bears and airplane models.

On 1stDibs, the unmistakable insignia can be found on both modern and vintage Louis Vuitton shoulder bags, suitcases, original 19th-century trunks, jackets and more.

Finding the Right Handbags and Purses for You

An integral part of fashion, handbags and purses have been indispensable accessories ever since we began to carry around personal items. Level of craftsmanship, style and shape matters — from coin purses in ancient Greece to early 20th-century opera bags and onward, handbags have evolved considerably over the years to meet our needs and desires, whether or not you happen to be prioritizing functionality over a flashy exterior.

Once, a single “It” handbag ruled each fashion season. No more. Today, handbag lovers are savvier and have a wider range of shopping options. Nevertheless, classic bags still rule.

“It is not a fashion bag — it is a statement bag,” says Mightychic's Debra Kent of Hermès's widely beloved accessories. “When you carry an iconic Hermès bag — Birkin, Kelly, Constance — no one knows how long you have been into this culture or if you are a newbie. Your status is validated immediately.”

First released in 1997, Fendi's Baguette rose to fame along with Carrie Bradshaw, the Sex and the City character portrayed by Sarah Jessica Parker. Recently, the design has seen such a resurgence in popularity that Fendi has reissued it.

They are part of design history, so owning a handbag has meaning. As New York–based fashion historian Sarah C. Byrd says, “You have made the choice to invest in this piece because you understand the value of it in the past and in the future to come.”

From a 1980s Chanel black leather quilted mini buckle bag to the rare Hermès Birkin 30cm Himalayan with diamond hardware to a range of 19th century bags, find a rich variety of vintage and designer handbags and purses spanning numerous brands on 1stDibs — seasonal “It” designation no longer needed.