Marie-Christine PAVONE Galalith Black Cat Brooch, Handmade Black Cream Grey Dot Animal Brooch Pin, Rare Collectible French Designer Gift Pin

by Holy Cats! Vintage Store
$250.00

Art Deco Vintage Marie-Christine PAVONE Galalith Big Halloween CAT Brooch, Handmade Hand-Painted Black Cream & Grey Dots Animal Figurine Abstract Brooch Pin, Rare Collectible French Designer Jewelry, Mother's Day Birthday gift, Decadent Artistic Lapel Scarf Shawl Hat Bag Brooch Pin

Full-faced large friendly cat brooch by Marie-Christine Pavone. The body is made of shiny black Galalith and is hand-painted with cream and stone grey dots. Signed by hand Pavone at the back fitted with a roll safety clasp.
Because Marie-Christine paints the nose, whiskers, and eyes of the cat's freehand, each cat has its own face, no one looks the same. This way, as in real life, every cat is different with its own unique character. By some magic Marie-Christine's cats are not just a brooch, they feel like a new friend. Race collectible piece to add to your collection!

Measures 4 2/8" (10,5 cm) x 1 2/3" (4,5 cm).

About Pavone: Pavone jewelry pieces are fancy brooches, earrings, bracelets, and necklaces all made in Paris using ancient techniques of handcrafted Galalith, bakelite, and lucite. Galalith is the most used material in the creation of Pavone jewelry. Galalith is made from the casein of milk hence its name, "gala" (milk) and lithos (stone). Discovered at the end of the 19th century, it is the ancestor of plastics. The work of Galalith is similar to woodworking for cutting and sanding but also requires different impregnating and polishing phases to give it a shiny and deep iridescent silky appearance. Galalith has the immense possibilities of being colored in an infinite palette of bright or soft hues, light or dark. Each item is entirely handmade and requires up to three weeks of work for its realization. The magic Marie-Christine puts into her Galalith items, the liveliness it brings is her trademark, they cannot be mistaken.
The creation of Pavone jewels began more than twenty years ago, trends and styles mixing old and new. Each item is signed and has a name; it is a unique and rare jewel, that can bring a very personal and original touch to your outfit.

Excellent vintage condition. No notable flaws, just a little wear due to age. Buy with confidence! Clean and ready for wear or gifting. Gift wrap is available as an option.

*** I ship within 24h and provide the tracking number for your convenience. It usually takes about 1-3 business days to deliver to any European country, 7-10 business days to deliver to the US (depends on a particular location), and about 10-14 business days to deliver to Australia and Asia-Pacific. No additional or hidden taxes/fees.
*** If you want your parcel to be delivered by Express Delivery (2 days for Europe, 3-4 days for the USA, 4-5 days for Australia, etc) please drop me a line and I will be happy to calculate the express delivery for you!

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We ship worldwide the same or the next business day after the order is completed and provide the tracking number for your convenience. We do not ship during major European public holidays and on Sundays as all Post Offices are closed at these periods. We ship worldwide within 1 business day.  

We'll be happy to combine shipping. 
Please note: for multiple items purchase in our shop at present no shipping discount is applied because we have items with different weight. So if you want to know multiple items shipping cost, please drop us a line and we'll soon tell you the discounted shipping cost on the base of what you have chosen.

It usually takes about

  • 1-3 business days to deliver to any European country,
  • 7-10 business days to deliver to the US (depends on particular location)
  • and about 10-14 business days to deliver to Australia and Asia-Pacific.

No additional or hidden taxes/fees.

We are happy to provide any further information, just drop us a message!

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