Archimedes Seguso sautoir necklace made for Chanel
An exquisite Archimedes Seguso sautoir necklace made for Chanel in the late 1960's.
These Murano glass pieces designed by Archimedes Seguso are well documented as Chanel couture designs.
Vibrant cobalt blue blown glass tube beads form the bulk of this necklace. They are linked with clear rhinestone rondels and faceted cobalt glass beads and gold tone end caps. Gold tone metal clusters, gold tone links and opaque glass tube bead links with cobalt faceted glass beads are spaced along the necklace. Also hand blown clusters of opaque glass are set in gold plated metal cups with gold metal links.The box clasp is signed A.S.
This hard to find Archimedes Seguso set is out of the ordinary, not just jewelry, but a work of art! The necklace measures 35" long.
It is in excellent near mint condition.