Kenneth Jay Lane foo dog bracelet, a glittery masterpiece.
KJL Foo Dog Bracelet Details
- Hinged clamper bracelet.
- Two large foo dog heads with sparkling crystal pave on the heads and baguettes on the collar.
- Large pink cabochon on the top of each head.
- The rest of the bracelet is studded with black cabochons.
- Gold metal setting.
- This is a QVC reproduction by KJL, of his famous 1960s version.
- All we can say is wow!
Foo Dogs or lion dogs originated in China and spread throughout Buddhist Asia. Always in pairs, they were guardians protecting buildings from harmful spiritual influences Used in imperial Chinese palaces and tombs. They are said to bring good fortune.
Who was Kenneth Jay Lane
Kenneth Jay Lane was one of the most successful costume jewelers of all time. He got his start designing shoes for Delman and Christian Dior, using his free time to create jewelry. By the late 60s, he opened his own design house. Lane has designed jewelry all across the price spectrum from unique designs for Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and the Duchess of Windsor to Avon; from Bergdorf Goodman to QVC.
Known for its high quality and incredible style, KJL jewelry ranges from classic pearls and gold metal door knocker earrings to ethnic tribal pieces and even over-the-top rococo and baroque designs. KJL designed for many companies over the past 50 years, and the age of his pieces can be determined by the marks shown on our KJL blog post.
Kenneth Jay Lane passed away in 2017. Every woman should have at least one piece of KJL in her collection. Be sure to read our post on this amazing and prolific jewelry designer.
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