Rarest Vintage Chanel CC and 5 Longdrop Necklace
Stunningly rare 1987 iconic Chanel goldtone necklace loaded with Chanel references - the pendant has three elements - a No 5 charm, a CC logo charm and an oversize faux pearl dangle. Doesn't get any better! Heavy oval link chain completes the look. Features in Chanel Catwalk page 66 from where the runway picture featured here is taken.
Stamped CHANEL on hook, and as it was a runway piece as so often the case it does not have a date. From Spring/Summer 1987 collection, which accompanied the launch of the No 5 perfume in Eau de Parfum form. Many of the pieces in this collection used the No 5 as a motif, including earrings and belts. All are now highly sought after and very rare!
Picture of the model on the catwalk is from Chanel Catwalk.
Total length of necklace excluding charms is 18" (46cms), charms measure 5" in length.
This amazing necklace is in excellent condition.