• Vintage 1980s Monet Gold Plated Multi Chain Necklace
  • Vintage 1980s Monet Gold Plated Multi Chain Necklace
  • Vintage 1980s Monet Gold Plated Multi Chain Necklace
  • Vintage 1980s Monet Gold Plated Multi Chain Necklace
  • Vintage 1980s Monet Gold Plated Multi Chain Necklace
  • Vintage 1980s Monet Gold Plated Multi Chain Necklace
  • Vintage 1980s Monet Gold Plated Multi Chain Necklace
  • Vintage 1980s Monet Gold Plated Multi Chain Necklace

Vintage 1980s Monet Gold Plated Multi Chain Necklace

£95.00 GBP

Details

Vintage 1980's designer necklace crafted by jewellery fashion house 'Monet'. The necklace features layers of six small curb chains and one larger double curb chain, secured with a large ornate clasp. The makers tag is stamped with the designers mark  'Monet' and on the other side '©' indicating the piece was made after 1955. Monet pieces are excellent quality due to the triple-gold plated finish.

 

ABOUT THE DESIGNER

Monocraft was founded by Jay and Michael Chernow in 1929, where they capitalised on monogramming. They launched Monet in 1937 with jewellery designer Edmund Mario Granville from Cartier. Monet evolved into one of the leading costume jewellers and designers in the 1940's. Monet's classic designs were made in silver and gold tone metals with the addition of crystals. They were renowned for created a more comfortable clip-on earring appealing to women of the post war era. Monet also produced jewellery for Yves Saint Laurent and Christian Lacroix during the 1980's and it remains popular today.

 

MEASUREMENTS

The shortest chain is 37cm / 14.5" and the longest is 46cm / 18". The thinner chain is 3.2mm in width and thicker chain is 6mm. The necklace is adjustable with an additional 5cm / 2" extension.

 

CONDITION

The necklace is in excellent vintage condition.

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