Massive and Important Moghul Style Necklace by Maison Gripoix For Chanel

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Large and Important Moghul Style Necklace by Maison Gripoix. Luxuriously colored pate de verre, crystal pastes and faux pearls, completely hand made by Maison Gripoix and caftan ready.
This is the kind of necklace that evokes a different time and place, as well as a style of living that rarely exists nowadays.
The Iris Apfels or Dodie Rosenkrantz's would have worn this necklace, layered 10 deep, to a casual event in Venice or Palm Beach, bare feet in the sand.
Exquisite quality in a process no longer used by the house of Chanel.
Marked "France". Made in France 1960's. Excellent condition.

Another Short Example of this Moghul necklace can be found in " Fashion Jewelery: The Collection of Barbara Berger " published by Assouline....which states in its index: Probably made for Chanel (circa 1960s), France, made by Maison Gripoix. Poured glass ,rhinestones ,gold plated.
Details
Place of Origin
France
Period
1960-1969
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU2531110822
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