Sunday, September 14, 2014

COQUILLAGES ET CRUSTACÉS , Collar Neck Ornament


COQUILLAGES ET CRUSTACÉS
COLLECTION IMAGINARY TRIBE NECKLACES
Collar / Neck Ornament
PIECE UNIQUE

Free inspiration from the Chinese festive collars from the 18/19th Century


Made in a vintage Uzbek cotton fabric embroidered , a traditional Suzani 
( wall decoration offered for the weddings ) 
This Uzbek fabric in cotton is red , embroidered with Fuchsia , orange , yellow , withe threads.


The collar around the neck is in red cotton " petit points " embroidered yellow , black , green , cut in an Indian Sari .
This part is lined with a Patola ( Ikat ) Indian silk Sari



This collar / neck ornamet is ornate with French mother pearls buttons ( 100 years old )
Vintage French molten glass Rosary beads in black , mauve , orange colors


Molten glass imitation coral beads
Vintage faceted beads purple 
Purple wood beads
Shells


The edges are embroidered with blue cotton threads.
Closure with tassels , as show in this picture .


Tassels in red , purple , blue with wood beads colored in red , purple , orange , fuchsia.
The lined side is in cotton printed flowers , from India.




Informations :
Sometimes marking , irregularities or imperfect embroideries , condition , maybe apparent .
This should not be considered as imperfection and are the characteristic of vintage materials.
Colors and light may vary depending on your screen.

TRADITIONAL CHINESE COLLARS :





COQUILLAGES ET CRUSTACÉS
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Thank you for your visit and interest
Jenny Eve

For any request concerning my work , you can contact me at :
jevdajevda@gmail.com


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