Beautifully crafted in 1964 choker from Christian Dior! This choker is made with shimmering sea green glass beads that connect to an opulent rhinestone clasp. Christian Dior contracted many jewelry designers throughout his career but in 1955 he brought on Henkel and Grosse who designed for Dior into the 80's.
Gorgeous bold green choker necklace and earrings set made of famous bohemian glass! The dangling earrings are composed of a bold rectangular glass beads anchored by baroque swirls beset with milgrain details. The necklace has a center focus of three jade glass gems in a symmetrical art deco arrangement. The gems are flanked by hexagonal beads featuring the same flourishes on the earrings. The "chain" of the necklace is fully beaded with spherical and long, barrel shaped beads. Stamped "Czechoslovakia" on reverse.
Earrings 2" x .5"
Bohemia was the glass capital of Eastern Europe, craftspeople specialized in creating bright and brilliant works that rivaled the glassblowers of Venice. Designers and artists would source much of their findings and stones from Bohemia, making it a critical site for 19th and 20th century costume jewelry makers.
This beautiful statement piece will be a wonderful addition to your jewelry collection. A gold tone chain wraps around the green and clear rhinestones. Rhinestones drip off the necklace and sit on breastbone. Three green beads hang off the end of chain at the closure. Hook closure.
Length: 12 inches Width: 2 inches Weight: 1.84 oz
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