Large 1960s Mimi di N Malachite and White Cabochon Brooch
Stunning and very collectible large 1960s Mimi di N malachite and white cabochon brooch. It measures 2 3/4" wide x 2 1/8" long x 1 1/8" deep and is marked, 'Mimi di N' on the back.
This fabulous brooch is from the company, Mimi di N - 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.