Spectacular Donald Stannard Iconic Twin Lions bib Necklace. Fabulous massive Book Piece Necklace adorned with a large oval shaped cabochon Turquoise Lucite and nine dangling tear drop shaped cabochon Amethyst Lucite; set in ornate gold plated mounting; Signed with a Donald Stannard hang tag. Necklace is approx. 17.5 inches long and the lion centrepiece measures 7.5 inches X 5.5 inches. Circa 1970s. A Chic and Dynamic Showstopper! Donald Stannard started his own line of jewelry in 1972 after working for Kenneth J Lane in the 1960s His jewelry was featured in Vogue after that he was known for his designs being used in Broadway plays and the TV show Dynasty, The Greek Tycoon and he designed jewelry for many celebrities and his private clientele. He passed in 2006 and his designs have become highly sought after by collectors.