Chanel Very Vintage Egyptian Revival Bib Necklace
This Chanel masterpiece is from the 1960's and rumor has it Coco was inspired to make these Egyptian revival pieces when she started dressing Elizabeth Taylor who starred in Cleopatra. All accents are done in bright gold metal and the necklace portion consists of sections of creamy white capped pearls rotated with glossy oblong beads. The three very detailed hanging plaques have a raised up design along with an ornate frame and scrolling. Small spring ring clasp for closure. Excellent very, very vintage condition. Measures 17 inches long by 1 and 1/2 inches tall. Signed and engraved CHANEL.