Chanel Lion Head Safety Pin Brooch, Maison Goossens

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Coco Chanel synthesizes her favorite "Go To" motifs into one brooch. The lion (her Astrological sign), the Kilt Pin (her visits to the Scottish Highlands) and the gilt Baroque of her native France.
This large gilt bronze brooch is made by hand by Maison Goossens. A spiral of wirework is wrapped around the Kilt pin, onto which is attached her lion head motif. A beautifully and practical brooch for securing a scarf, sweater or on a suit.
Gilt Bronze with early mark. 1950's France. 3.75" x 1.25".
Excellent condition.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    1.25 in. W x 3.75 in. L
    3 cm W x 10 cm L
  • Length
    3.75 in. (10 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU253540802
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