Empress Theodora and the Byzantine Empire were the inspiration behind Karl Lagerfeld’s Paris-Byzance collection. Coco Chanel herself loved Byzantine jewelry and she borrowed motifs for the jewelry she designed. Both women, Empress Theodora and Coco Chanel rose from very humble beginnings to be very powerful women who exerted tremendous influence.
Gold Tone Kundan Pearls Necklace Earrings Mina Indian Bollywood Jewelry Set
An antique faience and fourteen karat gold scarab bracelet designed with links of graduating oval-shaped carved scarabs, set within a frame of beaded gold, each separated by round gold links; accompanied by original fitted box;