Vintage Chanel Baroque Necklace with Gripoix
Exquisite and rare sautoir from Chanel! It harks back to the amazing pieces that Chanel created in the 1950's and 60's which were inspired by Rennaisance and baroque jewellery. This necklace has a triple strand goldtone chain which is interspersed with pearls and cabochons in heavy goldtone settings. The highlight is the round pendant with filigree work and set with oval cabochons in red, blue and green. It is attached to the chain by a round bail. Back of pendant is also in intricate filigree. Hook fastening.
Total length of necklace is 30" 976cms), pendant measures 1.75" across (4.5cms).
Signed and dated on plaque on reverse of pendant. From Autumn/Winter 1996 Collection (96A).