Judith Leiber certainly makes a statement with whatever she designs. This is the ultimate statement making necklace. It has a floral motif and uses large stones, enameling and Swarovski crystals to create a maximum impact. I don't think this necklace was ever worn since it is on its original felt backing board. It uses silver tone metal in its chain and casing for the gems. The chain is very chunky and thick as is all the hardware. Contrasting this is the floral theme, however,it is also executed in a mod and stylized manner. It is not delicate or fragile. The attention getting center contains a large enameled white pansy flower that has spikey stamens and rhinestones deeply bezel set in its middle. There are three ribbed florentine silver tone leaves with a middle vein of crystals. Below the flower are two sprigs each having three cherries. These cherries are dotted with red Swarovski crystals. Not done yet!!!!! There are very large smokey brown glass stones that are multi faceted and set in bold silver settings. Some have an appendage of smaller stones attached to them. There are small rectangle onyx stones and two "interesting" white and black enameled zebra patterned circles with smaller gems attached. Four large clear crystals, all multi faceted extend to the chain while three such stones are on the other side. The necklace closes with a large flip up clasp that is engraved with the "Judith Leiber" name. The back of the necklace is a shiny silver tone. The measurements of the necklace are 16" long (not including the clasp) with a drop of 3 1/4" The floral portion measures 10" including the square tones after the main floral section. It comes in its original box. As mentioned, I doubt this was ever worn. What a beauty! There is so much going on in the necklace. In its own stylized manner, it is very feminine in a bold sort of way. There also is a quirky funkiness to it. Amazing Leiber again!!!!! Condition: MINT Excellent VINTAGE Condition
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