VINTAGE 1980s ANNE KLEIN French Lion’s Head Green Eyed ‘Empire Francais’ Medallion Haute Couture Runway Brooch

Brooch Anne Klein Lion Head 6.jpgAnne Klein was a fashion and jewelry designer who established her own business, the Anne Klein & Co., for her own line of clothing and accessories in 1968. Her jewelry line, originating that year, became popular throughout the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s. After her death in 1974, the design of her jewelry was done by Donna Karan and Louis Dell’Olio. Anne Klein jewelry along with her fashionable clothing and accessories for women is sold at Saks 5th Ave, Bloomingdale’s, and Neiman Marcus to name a few. Anne Klein vintage jewelry continues to be immensely popular and highly collectible.

Rare Majestic Anne Klein French Lion’s Head Tassle Brooch – Elegant, regal crystals in a highly polished, gold plated, bejeweled with faux pearl and Empire Francais, cross and star medallions, red green and purple jewel-like crystals hang elegantly from the lion head which is growling fiercely with huge green pave crystal eyes. This piece is truly enchanting, regal and resembles pieces from a Royal Jewel Collection!

This ferociously roaring lion’s head has two green pave crystal eyes and three dangling gold bejeweled tassels with medallions charms on the end and one baroque style pearl on the center strand. The jewel like charms have been designed in red, green and purple glass. The lion head measures 1.5″L x 1.5″W and measures just over 4.25″L in total. This piece has a gold rollover clasp and is in excellent vintage condition. Note to collectors: this piece is NOT signed.

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