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1980s Vintage Kenneth Jay Lane Door Knocker Necklace

1980s Vintage Kenneth Jay Lane Door Knocker Necklace

£325.00

A beautifully proportioned creation from master of embellishment, Kenneth Jay Lane. This gold-plated necklace features a lion's head doorknocker centrepiece with an articulated ring. Two smaller links of the same design complete the look. Its textured link chain closes with a fold-over clasp, signed KJL for Kenneth Jay Lane.

Gold plate,  49 cm

ABOUT THE DESIGNER

Initially working for Hattie Carnegie, and beginning his career as a shoe designer, Kenneth Jay Lane created baubles in his free time. His first costume jewellery show at New York's Saks Fifth Avenue sold out in one day. His pieces were coveted by the Duchess of Windsor, Elizabeth Taylor, Audrey Hepburn and Jacqueline Kennedy.

By the 1960`s the company became known as K.J.L and were producing brooches and other pieces that reflected Asian influences, incorporating everything from Buddhas to dragons to Indian Goddesses.

 

PRODUCT CODE: WNL001118

As a sustainable brand we aim to keep our carbon footprint to a minimum.Kindly check the measurements before ordering to avoid unnecessary returns.

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We offer our signature gift packaging with each order - Your order will be packed in either our Eco friendly FSC certified box or our Eco friendly cotton pouch. Each box is 100% recyclable and biodegradable and comes with a care card. We do not use foam or velvet inserts but recyclable card inserts to further help in our efforts to provide a better future environment.

*Please note that vintage jewellery was produced prior to the introduction of the 2002 law prohibiting the use of nickel or nickel compounds. Customers allergic to these metals may experience skin rashes or irritation where the metal is in contact with the skin.

VINTAGE DISCLAIMER

We consider vintage items to be 20 years or older. The exact age is sometimes unknown so periods are approximate. Most of our items are pre-owned, some not old enough to be considered vintage. Please note, these items do not carry the word "vintage" in their description on this website.

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