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Vintage Maison Goossens Paris Pâte de Verre Byzantine Inspired Brooch 1970s

$1,610.52

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A striking Goossens brooch by Robert Goossens with stunning pâte de verre craftsmanship. Maison Goossens designed and produced jewellery for most of the major couture houses from the mid 1950s. The most famed, the partnership with Coco Chanel with whom he created some of the best and most sought after pieces of the costume jewellery golden era. His work featured beautiful examples of pâte de verre at a calibre rivalled only by Maison Gripoix. The two houses renowned for their exemplary glasswork. This particular Robert Goossens brooch features twenty four carat gilded bronze set with the most fabulous deep red and tourmaline shade of pate de verre or poured glass. Designed in the Byzantine cruciform style and colourway, synonymous with his jewellery created for the House of Chanel. This spectacular Goossens brooch is in very good vintage condition and carries the Goossens stamp on the reverse. The brooch measures a very substantial approx. 6.75cm by 5.5cm. A rare and fabulous opportunity to add a piece of incredible Goossens jewellery to your collection and a prime piece of couture fashion jewellery from one of the very best couture jewellers of the 20th Century French Costume Jewellers. Established in 2016, this is a British brand that is already making a name for itself in the jewellery world both at home and internationally. The founder has a deep love for timeless and unique jewellery. Curating rare and stunning pieces of the world’s finest vintage jewellery, the founder has extraordinary passion, an exceptional eye for style, a lifetime of experience and a deep knowledge of the vintage market. Utterly captivated by vintage French couture house jewellery from the likes of Chanel, Dior, Yves Saint Laurent and Givenchy for as long as she can remember, the founder bought her first vintage piece in her early teens and has since amassed an enviable collection of heart-stoppingly beautiful pieces. Bringing classic pieces back to life and showcasing vintage style from the last century, is at the center of this brand, offering a service that is as unique as the collection. We hope you love our collection and are here to help in your selection. Thank you for stopping by. My business has been built with love; a love of discovery, a passion for vintage jewellery and a desire to deliver a one-of-a-kind experience. Sourcing the very best vintage jewellery from across the globe, each piece in my collection has been carefully chosen and curated by me so that I can share its unique story with you. Timeless treasures, selected for their superior design, quality and individuality, I have built a collection like no other. Immersed in the wonderful world of antiques from an early age, vintage jewellery has always had a special place in my heart. Forever fascinated by these intricate pieces of wearable art, I feel incredibly lucky to work in an industry that I love; an industry unlike any other. Choosing a vintage jewel is a deeply personal experience. As well as celebrating the very finest design and craftsmanship from the last century, the perfect jewel should express your unique style, and more importantly, get your heart racing. Sitting at the very heart of the brand, my aim is to offer you an experience as wonderful and individual as the jewels in my collection. By choosing to rewear pieces of art from the last century, we are naturally supporting sustainable fashion. Quite simply, our jewels won’t cost the earth. Lose yourself in our very special vintage collection and fall in love with your perfect jewel.

Details

  • Creator
  • Metal
    Bronze
  • Style
    Byzantine
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
    20th Century
  • Date of Manufacture
    1970s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Wilmslow, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1973210328212

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    Ships From: Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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