The exterior of this handbag is in good condition. The vachetta leather has a dark patina along with several water marks and scratches. The bottom corners are notably worn and the hardware is scuffed as well. The interior is in good condition, with 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.