Billie Necklance Black

Billie Necklance Black

Regular price
$68.00
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$68.00

Maker: Son of a Sailor

The Billie Necklace is a statement piece with large black Greek Ceramic discs and round beads balanced perfectly on vegetable tanned leather. The Billie is finished with solid brass detailing and the total length of this statement necklace is 32 inches. 

FEMINA

The Billie Necklace is named after Billie Jean King, the US tennis legend and the winner of 20 Wimbledon titles. She famously beat Bobby Riggs in 1973 for a $100,000 prize in "the Battle of the sexes: after he said to her that men were superior athletes. She later went on to form the Women's Tennis Association and has campaigned for equal prize money for female players.