ELSA SCHIAPARELLI Vintage Watermelon Necklace
The watermelon series of costume jewellery by Elsa Schiaparelli is highly sought after and each authentic signed piece gets more difficult to find. The watermelon stones are some of the most beautiful ever used in costume jewellery. The reflecting colours of purple and green are just stunning. (See our history of Elsa Schiaparelli on our designer information page)
This beautiful necklace is signed Elsa Schiaparelli to the back. There are 24 prong set and fully faceted watermelon stones set in to gold tone metal. This row of watermelon stones measures end to end 23cms plus there is gold tone chain either end giving a total measurement end to end of 41cms.The watermelon stones themselves measure 9mm across. There is a firm hook clasp at one end and watermelon stone catch at the other.
Condition is excellent. The necklace expectedly has been very well looked after. Quality rare piece and highly collectable. For the real lover of authentic designer costume jeweller, and gift boxed by Vintageonline.