A classic William Spratling design, the butterfly brooch at hand is wrought in sterling with almost true-to-life details. Dating in Spratling’s first design period, when winged creatures were a major source of inspiration.
Early Taxco at its best…
Size/Weight: 2 1/2″ wide by 1 3/8″ tall; 25.2 grams
Hallmarks / Date: “SPRATLING SILVER” in raised letters in oval reserve and “MADE IN MEXICO” in a rectangle; mid-1940s
Condition: excellent vintage with warm patina and no flaws noted
SOLD – Thank you!