The design also features Phoebus or Apollo, the god of the sun and light, in his chariot pulled by four horses on each of the scarf's corners. The design was reissued as part of the Hermès 1991/1992 autumn/winter collection and again as part of the 1999 spring/summer collection.
This scarf's attached long, white fabric/care label dates this scarf as a 1991/1992 reissue. The stunning colorway is comprised of a black and antique gold border surrounding a midnight blue background that transitions into sapphire blue full of stardust and stars with design details rendered in yellow gold and antique gold.
This 28 year old silk carre is in vintage, 8.75-9 out of 10, near pristine, rarely used condition (see our condition scale for reference). There are no stains spots, discolorations, holes, thread snags or thread pulls. The hems are intact, tight and round. The silk has a crisp, smooth hand and drapes well. The fabric/care label is attached.
This scarf was not a boutique "final sale" item. The scarf measures 35.25" x 34.75" (89.5cm x 88.3cm). This vibrant, rare and collectible carré design makes a beautiful and bold fashion statement.
Owning a Hermès scarf is almost a rite of passage for anyone interested in fashion, so make this stunning. Hermès yours, and own a piece of history and art while also helping ex-racing greyhounds and other sight hounds live and find new homes, a true win/win deal if there ever was! Greyhound Adoption League of Texas, Inc. All scarves are pre-owned and 100% silk unless noted otherwise. The dimensions delineated for each scarf are the original dimensions designated by the designer when the scarf was first issued.
Actual dimensions may vary slightly. This scale is our own. Please consider it as a rule of thumb or guide. Each item is carefully inspected, and we endeavor to describe the condition of each item accurately, so please check each scarf's condition with photos.
All observed defects will be pictured in photos or delineated in the scarf's written description section. A vintage scarf is not a new item, and may have some minor defects due to its age, storage and prior usage.10 Mint: new or unworn condition. 9 Pristine: like new or rarely used condition. 8 Excellent: light use and well cared for or near pristine condition. 7 Very Good: medium use with or without tiny scratches, faint marks/stains or discreet thread run, but still in a most wearable, attractive condition. 6 Good: used feeling with noticeable scratches or stains, but still in very wearable condition. 5 Fair: there is a sense of overall use/obvious noticeable scratches or stains. The item "HERMÈS 1991/92 Rare 90cm Silk Scarf COSMOS Black Midnight Blue Sapphire Golds" is in sale since Friday, May 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Women's Accessories\Scarves & Wraps".
The seller is "gsbmanager" and is located in Dallas, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, China, Japan, Australia.