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The Hostess with The Mostess

And that's Mostess as in The Most Style! These vintage 1960s Gucci place card holders are FABULOUS! They are RARE too. This listing is for a set of six animals: an elephant, duck, turtle, snail, pheasant (I think) and another bird (I think it may be a swan). Each silver plated animal is marked on the bottom: GUCCI ITALY. This set would make an unforgettable gift: for the person who loves to entertain fashionably; a Gucci collector; or perhaps a wedding present.

I L♥VE vintage Gucci! This is truly a RARE find at a fantastic price.

Gucci's history is a fashion soap opera. For the sensational story, I recommend reading 'The House of Gucci' by Sara Gay Forden. Gucci was founded in 1921 by Guccio Gucci, who was inspired to return to his native Florence and open a top-end, luxurious leather goods and luggage shop after working menial jobs in The Savoy Hotel in London and seeing the refined taste of the English nobility. Gucci first became a global hit with its Cuoio Grasso (a flawed leather) bags embossed with the double G's for Gucci's founder. Gucci iconic pieces include: the bamboo handled bag, the 'Jackie O' bag, and the Flora scarf created upon a personal request by Grace Kelly, otherwise known as Princess Grace of Monaco.


History/Backstory: I purchased this set while in Virginia.


Condition: EXCELLENT. Light surface marks underneath where the GUCCI ITALY stamp marks are.


Measurements:

Height: 1" to 1 3/4"

Diameter of Circle Stand: 1 3/8"

Weight: Each holder weighs around 2 ounces on my postal scale. The snail is the heaviest at around 2.8 ounces.


Colors: Stylish Silver.


Smoke free home.

Packaging: The place card holders will be carefully packaged and shipped via USPS Priority Mail.

Please convo if you prefer a different shipment method, like First Class, First Class International.

I love to combine shipping. And I always refund postage overages.

Thank you so much for taking the time to look.


Here's some more Glamorous Gucci:

https://www.etsy.com/listing/90098711/vintage-gucci-alligator-bag-1980s-exotic

https://www.etsy.com/listing/97397087/gucci-logo-clutch-vintage-1970s-black


If you have any questions or would like more photos, please do not hesitate to convo me.


I do offer layaway. To learn about The Thrifting Magpie's layaway terms and other policies:

https://www.etsy.com/your/shops/TheThriftingMagpie/policies


To learn more about me:

http://www.etsy.com/people/TheThriftingMagpie?ref=si_pr#


♥Tracey

Vintage 1960s Gucci Place Card Holders/ Silver Plated Card Holders/ Mid Century/ Entertaining/ Hostess Gift/ Italy/ Rare/ Animals/Designer

Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1960s
  • Materials: silverplated, silver metal
  • Feedback: 123 reviews
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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