The exterior of this handbag is in gently loved condition. The vachetta leather has a dark patina along with a few water marks and scratches. The bottom corners are worn and there are scattered white marks on the coated canvas. The interior is in good condition, with light stains 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.