Yves Saint Laurent 1980s Tribal Inspired Red Glass and Gunmetal Vintage Necklace

Magnificent and 'high fashion', this necklace is a beautiful piece by Yves Saint Laurent. It dates from the 1980s. 

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The Details...

This necklace features a gunmetal tone snake chain. It is threaded with gunmetal tone rondelle beads; red, oval shaped glass cabochons set in gold plated metal; and black enamel and gold plated metal discs set with triangular red glass cabochons. The necklace fastens with a hook and eye mechanism using an open-link chain and is adjustable in length. The maximum length of the necklace is 46cm. The necklace is signed - it features a charm detailed with the 'YSL' logo. 

A Short History...

The work of Yves Saint Laurent was inspired by countries and cultures across the globe. His collections paid tribute to China, India, Africa and Spain, to name a few. This necklace is a stylised YSL interpretation of African tribal jewellery. 

Wear it With...

These necklace would look sensational paired with a maxi dress and flat leather sandals. 

  • Designer Yves Saint Laurent
  • Colour Red, Gunmetal, Gold, Black
  • Era 1980s
  • Occasion Wedding Guest, The Festive Season, Holiday and Globetrotting, Cocktail and Evening
  • Trend Power, World Voyage