Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 6

HERMES 35cm Porosos Crocodile Birkin Bag Bourgogne

$65,000

About

HERMES 35cm Red Orange Crocodile Birkin Bag 100% Authentic Hermes Birkin Bag COLOR: Bourgogne MATERIAL: Porosos Crocodile HARDWARE: Gold Plated ORIGIN: France CONDITION: Pristine INCLUDES: dustbag, clochette, lock, and key.

Details

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Ships From: New York, NY
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 2 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn More

About the Design

Birkin Bag

Designed by Hermès
Since its 1984 debut, the Birkin bag has become a coveted status symbol as much as it has an exclusive collector’s piece. The handbag is among the most expensive in the world, and the appetite for the accessory is well-known inside and outside the fashion industry. The history of the Birkin bag owes to a chance meeting on a flight from Paris to London in 1981, when British actress, singer and model Jane Birkin found herself describing her ideal handbag to another passenger. The two travelers hadn’t properly met, so it wasn’t immediately clear that she was practically brainstorming a future product with Hermès chairman Jean-Louis Dumas. When the latter identified himself, he told the star that Hermès was prepared to produce the accessory of her dreams. A discussion followed that involved rough sketches on an Air France airsickness bag, and the Birkin was introduced three years later.A spacious and symmetrical rectangular bag that features dual handles as compared to the trapezoidal single-handle frame of the company’s popular Kelly, the Birkin has amassed a rabidly enthusiastic fan base since its inception. Because it is so pricey and sought after, the goatskin-lined Birkin has frequently been targeted by counterfeiters, and its modest aesthetic and understated branding prevent it from being easily discernible from fakes. An array of metallic hardware fixtures, most often produced in gold or palladium, helps distinguish this dynamic handcrafted tote, and likely assisted the French police officers who broke up an international counterfeit Birkin operation in 2012.Among the characteristics that are integral to determining a Birkin’s authenticity as well as rendering it a truly desirable collector’s item are the signature lock and accompanying keys. The latter are tucked inside a lanyard made from a single piece of leather and draped around one of the handles. There are scuff-resistant base studs, too — a defense system to shield the durable leather exterior from damage should its owner park it on a gritty sidewalk. The studs are hammered in and can’t twist off, so there isn’t any danger of the bag losing its feet.Each tote is hand-sewn according to Hermès’s centuries-old saddle-stitching technique, and the exotic leathers — a variety that includes ostrich and crocodile — are subsequently painted and polished by house craftsmen in France. Owing to the artisan construction effort behind this globally adored accessory, it may take up to several days to produce a single Birkin bag.Jane had to wait for hers, too.
About the Seller
5.0
Located in New York, NY
Vetted Seller
These experienced sellers undergo a comprehensive evaluation by our team of in-house experts.
1stDibs seller since 2010
9 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 3 hours
More From This Seller
  • HERMES 35cm Barénia Fauvre Straw Kelly Picnic Bag Natural
    By Hermès
    Located in New York, NY
    HERMES 35cm Barénia Fauvre Straw Kelly Picnic Bag Natural. The Hermés Kelly bag embodies the quintessence of style and luxury due to its impeccable design, craftsmanship, and signif...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

  • HERMES 35cm Crocodile Poussiere Porosus Birkin Bag
    By Hermès
    Located in New York, NY
    HERMES 35cm Poussiere Porosus Birkin Crocodile Bag with Gold Hardware 100% Authentic Hermes Birkin Bag COLOR: MATERIAL: Crocodile HARDWARE: Gold ORIGIN: France INCLUDES: Dustbag, lo...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

  • Hérmes 30cm Black Crocodile / Togo Birkin Touch Bag
    By Hermès
    Located in New York, NY
    The Hermés Birkin bag embodies the quintessence of style and luxury due to its impeccable design, craftsmanship, and significance. Being that it is the most iconic and desired piece ...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

  • HERMES 25cm Ostrich Kelly Bag
    By Hermès
    Located in New York, NY
    The Hermés bag embodies the quintessence of style and luxury due to its impeccable design, craftsmanship, and significance. Being that it is the most iconic and desired piece from th...
    Category

    Early 2000s Top Handle Bags

  • Hermes 30cm Red Birkin Bag
    By Hermès
    Located in New York, NY
    HERMES 30cm Red Birkin Bag with Silver Hardware 100% Authentic Hermes Birkin Bag COLOR: Red MATERIAL: Leather HARDWARE: Silver ORIGIN: France CONDITION: Good Includes: Dustbag, lock,...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

  • Hérmes 30cm Veau Epsom Birkin Bag
    By Hermès
    Located in New York, NY
    The Hermés Birkin bag embodies the quintessence of style and luxury due to its impeccable design, craftsmanship, and significance. Being that it is the most iconic and desired piece ...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

You May Also Like

Hermès Kelly Sellier 20 Etoupe, Alezan and Biscuit Epsom Palladium Hardware
By Hermès
Located in Delray Beach, FL
This Kelly, in the Sellier style, is in Etoupe, Alezan and Biscuit epsom leather with palladium hardware and has tonal stitching, two straps with front toggle closure, single rolled ...
Category

2010s Structured Shoulder Bags

Hermes Birkin 35cm Gold Togo Tan Palladium Hardware Bag U Stamp, 2022
By Hermès
Located in New York, NY
Hermes Gold Togo Camel Tan 35cm Birkin Palladium Hardware U Stamp, 2022 Just purchased from Hermes store! Bag bears new 2022 interior U Stamp. Brand New in Box. Store Fresh. Pristine...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

Hermes Etoupe Mini Kelly 20cm Epsom Bag Gold Hardware New in Box
By Hermès
Located in New York, NY
Hermes Etoupe Kelly 20cm Epsom Bag Gold Hardware New in Box Brand New in Box. Store Fresh. Pristine Condition (with plastic on hardware) Perfect gift! Comes full set with shoulder s...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Shoulder Bags

Hermes Mini Etoupe Kelly 20cm Epsom Bag New in Box
By Hermès
Located in New York, NY
Hermes Mini Etoupe Kelly 20cm Epsom Bag New in Box Brand New in Box. Store Fresh. Pristine Condition (with plastic on hardware) Perfect gift! Comes full set with shoulder strap, sle...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Shoulder Bags

Hermes Birkin 25 Touch Gold Togo Matte Alligator Palladium Hardware New 2021
By Hermès
Located in Miami, FL
Ultra Rare and the Only ONE for Sale! Brand New Hermes Birkin 25 Touch Gold Togo Leather and Matte Alligator Palladium Hardware. New Z Stamp 2021 full set with Cites. Shop With Conf...
Category

2010s Top Handle Bags

Hermes Birkin 30 Rouge Grenat Red Clemence Leather Gold Hardware
By Hermès
Located in Miami, FL
Stunning Hermes Birkin 30 Rouge Grenat complimented by Gold Hardware. Excellent Pristine Condition with Plastic on Hardware. 2016 X Stamp. Shop with Confidence from Lux Addicts. Au...
Category

2010s Top Handle Bags

Hermes Birkin 35 Ghillies Swift Leather Palladium Bag
By Hermès
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
This stunning tote is crafted of Swift leather in light beige and features an ornate perforated grey trim design at the corners and top crest. The closure includes leather straps wit...
Category

2010s Top Handle Bags

Hermes Kelly 40 retourne handbag strap in Togo etoupe leather, SHW
By Hermès
Located in Paris, IDF
Splendid Hermes Kelly 40 retourne handbag with strap in Togo leather with white stitching, palladium silver metal hardware, leather tow handle, removable shoulder strap in Togo tow l...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

Hermes Leather Handbag Clutch, 1970s
By Hermès
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
Stunning Early 1970s Leather Hermes handbag. This handbag is in excellent condition with minimal wear, mainly from age. The leather is in excellent condition. The color is a strong c...
Category

1970s Top Handle Bags

Hérmes 42cm Vert Chartreuse Clemence JPG Shoulder Birkin
By Hermès
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
A classic Birkin with a twist! Circa 2005, this 42cm Birkin is named after its designer, John Paul Gaultier. Originally created in 2005, Gaultier took the classic Birkin and gave it ...
Category

Early 2000s Top Handle Bags

Recently Viewed

View More

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery