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Rare Countess Cis gilt metal crystal and pearl , hair ornaments.

6", 2 x 1.25"
Countess Cis born in Vienna, she started her career in jewelry in 1951 by hand-painting cufflinks and buttons. She was quickly taken up by Pierre Balmain and Jacques Fath and moved on to jewelry in the mid 1950s. She worked for Balenciaga for 14 years, creating jewelry for his couture collections. Her jewelry was also sold through Lord & Taylor (Cis of Paris) and Bonwit Teller (Countess Zoltowska). She is known for her signature "crackled" glass cabochons and stones marbled and sprayed with gold. Very few of her pieces are signed
Details
Designer
Countess Cis Zoltowska
Brand
Countess Cis Zoltowska
Place of Origin
France
Period
1950-1959
Condition
Excellent. Excellent.
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
AU130420461646
Address
Vintage Luxury
By Appointment Only
New York NY 00000
US
By Appointment Only
(646) 832-4619
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