Bookpiece Vintage Chanel Belt with Gripoix Clasp
Fabulous and substantial goldtone weave belt with a large decorated clasp from Chanel. Clasp has a central oval cab in amber and from it radiate 7 smaller cabs in a decorative goldtone setting. Cabs are in shades of emerald, ruby, aquamarine and citrine. Hook fastening. This amazing belt appears in the book to commemorate the 2005 Met Museum exhibition 'CHANEL'. It is illustrated on pages 126 and 127.
Total length of belt is 29", with the clasp measuring approx 2.5" by 2.5". Belt measures 2 1/8" deep.
Signed and dated on hook. From 1996 Autumn/Winter Collection (96A).