Scaasi Vintage 1980s Brooch
Arnold Scaasi was born in Montreal Canada in 1931 and went on to study fashion design there.His original name was Caasi but he changed it to add Italian flair. He moved to Paris in the 1950's and in 1962 opened his own ready to wear fashion business. His clientele covered every one from film stars to first ladies. It was a natural progression to also produce accessories and jewellery to complement his clothing ranges. This brooch presents as a 1970's - 1980's design. There is a large coral glass cabochon encased in a snake like swirl of gold tone metal. In excellent condition from the front with some light pitting to the back of the brooch which does not detract at all when worn. Overall dimension is 4cms across with the large coral glass cabochon measuring1cm in length. Gift boxed by Vintageonline.