Large 1960s Mimi di N Green and White Cabochon Brooch
Stunning and very collectible large 1960s Mimi di N green and white brooch. It features large white glass cabochon stones, oval shaped faux glass malachite stones and gold-tone pieces set into a gold-tone setting. It is beautifully made and measures 2 3/4" wide x 2 1/8" long x 1 1/8" deep. the back of the brooch is marked, 'Mimi di N'.
Length: 2 18 inches
Width: 2 3/4 inches
Maker: Mimi di N
Material: gold-tone metal, glass
Condition: very good
The Mimi di N jewelry company was named after its founder, Madame Mimi di Nishemi and founded in 1960. The jewels and accessories of Mimi Di N are dramatic, bold and complex and repeatedly appeared on the covers of Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar in the 1960s and 70s. Mimi di N jewelry appears in museum collections, reference books and was worn by famous women, including Jacqueline Kennedy and the Duchess of Windsor.