Hermès Money Clip, Rope Design, Silver-plated

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This silver Hermès money clip is an undoubtedly distinctive piece that combines a stylish form with a practical function. Designed to securely hold notes and cards in an elegant fashion, the piece also features a distinctive nautical rope design – a signature element of the French leather makers.

THE STORY BEHIND THE BRAND

Maker of colourful scarfs, delicate perfumes and curious timepieces, Hermès has diversified quite a lot since its equestrian beginnings in 1837. It was founded by the harness-maker, Thierry Hermès, when he opened his first workshop on rue Basse-du-Rempart in Paris. At the time, horse-drawn carriages were the main mode of transportation, so he was kept in good business by the constant need of local Parisians and their preferred means of transport. Read the full story in The Journal.