The exterior of this handbag is in gently loved condition. The vachetta leather has a dark patina along with several spots and scratches. The bottom corners are worn and there are a few white marks on the coated canvas. The hardware is scratched and tarnished as well. The interior is in good condition, with spots on the lining.
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.