Hermes “Les Folies Du Ciel” Silk Twill Carre Scarf

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Designed by Loïc Dubigeon and first issued in 1984, “Les Folies Du Ciel” has been reissued in 1988 and 1994. Very much sought after by collectors, this carre scarf tells the insane courage of the first airmen, putting their lives at risk while testing their incredible inventions. This first of them, on November 21st 1783, Etienne de Montgolfier, rose for 25 minutes in sky of Paris. Original Hermès box not included.

Dimensions : approx. 90 x 90 cm (35.4 x 35.4 inches)

This item has been professionally cleaned, pressed & carefully inspected by a couture-trained seamstress before being sold.

Details

  • Designer
    Hermès
  • Brand
    Hermès
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
    Late 20th Century
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    35.4 in. H x 35.4 in. L
    90 cm H x 90 cm L
  • Length
    35.4 in. (90 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Geneva, Switzerland
  • Reference Number
    LU5603060513
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