Carried very lightly, there is very little evidence of use.
Firm, smooth and entirely clean monogram canvas. Bright, shiny hardware displaying on light hairline surface scratches. Pristine chocolate cotton lined interior with zipped pocket and slip section.
The reason for the *rating is due to the purposeful distressing to the leather trims. Without any wear whatsoever, the lightly glazed hide has an inherent 'mottling' to the finish throughout. Rather reminiscent of patination, this is an intended design feature of the bag and present from the time of purchase.