"Voyage Au Niger" or "Trip to Niger" designed for Hermès by Karen Petrosssian. The design was issued in 1997 only as a 42cm gavroche or pocket scarf. This design depicts an array of sketches of Niger horsemen and hunters. Issued in limited numbers and to date, never reissued, this beloved design has become rare and highly sought after by Hermès collectors.
The colorway comprised of a metallic gold border, a light amber background with accents of burnt orange, brown, fawn, grey, white and blue.
This pocket scarf is in 10 vintage, pristine, unused condition (see our condition scale for reference). There are no stains, spots, pin holes, thread snags or thread runs. The silk is crisp, fresh and thick with a smooth hand. The colors are vibrant. Hems/edgings are intact, tight and plump. The fabric/care label is attached. The scarf measures 16.5" x 16.25" (42cm x cm). Comes in its Hermès gift box.
A rare and beloved carré design to own to wear, show or collect.