1986 Mimi Di Niscemi Collar

A rare vintage Mimi di Niscemi collar. Authentic signed and dated gilt metal item features a 'sculpted' plaque and linked chain.

Original clasp intact.

H: 1in x W: 16.75in

Born in Italy to a family of jewelers (cousin to Fulco di Verdura) Princess Mimi di Niscemi emigrated to the USA studying jewelry design and silversmithing at the Philadelphia Museum School. Princess Niscemi designed jewelry for Schiaparelli, Arnold Scaasi and Robert DeMario before starting her own jewelry company in New York City (1962). In 1968, Princess Niscemi received the Great Design in Costume Jewelry Award.

Item #DS150

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