Vintage Dior Crystal Flower Necklace Set by Mitchel Maer
Beautifully constructed, rare and substantial necklace and earring set from Christian Dior. It is made entirely from clear crystals in a heavy rhodium setting which looks as good as the day it was made! The chain is composed of graduated clear rhinestones and the centrepiece is six flower motifs arranged in a triangular pattern. Each flower has five 'petals' of clear crystals, with a central round crystal. Three of the flowers have clear crystal 'stamens'. The earrings each have an identical flower motif, topped with a spray of clear crystals. Hook fastening and original safety chain.
All pieces signed 'Christian Dior by Mitchel Maer'. This dates the set to 1952/56.
Total length of necklace is 18" (46cms), centrepiece measures 2 5/8" by 2". Each earring is 1 1/4" long (3cms).
This wonderful set is in excellent condition.