The exterior of this handbag is in gently loved condition. The vachetta leather has a dark patina and several marks, especially on the top handles. The bottom corners are also worn and the hardware is pitted and tarnished. There are a few white spots on the coated canvas as well. The interior is in gently loved condition, with stains on the lining and wear inside the open pocket. It does not ship with a lock, keys, or designer dust bag.
In 1963, Audrey Hepburn was seen in the movie Charade carrying a Louis Vuitton Speedy. Two years later, she special requested a smaller size of the handbag from Louis Vuitton. This lead to the creation of the Speedy 25, the smallest size of the style.