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Chanel Gold Leaf Bib with Tooth Pearls, Workshop: Goossens

Important and exquisitely articulated collar which is completely handmade by Goossens for Chanel. Here Chanel's favorite fox chain has been transformed into a myriad of hand made leaves sprinkled with gold balls, pastes and faux tooth pearls. These unusual handmade glass pearls are also a favorite detail used frequently in Chanel's brooches. Imposing collar, amazing and timeless.
16.75" length. Necklace Drop: 2.25"
Signed: CHANEL

Foto: Chanel crafting jewelry, 1957 image by Mark West, an outake from Life magazine. www.svenskamobler.com

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Chanel Gold Leaf Bib with Tooth Pearls, Workshop: Goossens

PRICE:
CREATOR: Coco Chanel
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1960s
PERIOD: 1960-1969
MATERIALS NOTES: Gilt Brass, Faux glass pearls, pastes
CONDITION: Excellent
DEALER LOCATION: New York, NY
NUMBER OF ITEMS: 1
REFERENCE NUMBER: AU11102525334
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