A. Villasana Mexican silver lariat Necklace Earrings set ~ rare and fabulous

on Dec 5, 2015 in archived


Heavy, imposing, an undisputed beauty, this vintage sterling silver Alfredo Villasana lariat necklace with matching earrings represents the highest quality you can get in this genre. Thick rope and big tassels with luscious fringe can be worn with or without the special clip that comes with the lariat in a variety of configurations. Yet it is the presence of the matching earrings that makes this demi rare and irresistible…

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Size/Weight: chain length (without the tassels) 35  1/2″ with a thickness of a generous 3/8″; tassels are 3″ long with the spheres having a diameter of 7/8″; total lariat length is 41.5″ with a weight of 247.8 grams (including clip); earrings are 2  1/2″ long with the diameter of the ball being 5/8″ and a weight of 14.4 grams; total weight for the demi 262.2 grams

Hallmarks / Date: Fully and appropriately signed with maker’s name as shown as well as “STERLING MEXICO TAXCO’ and Eagle 3 assay mark; 1950s-60s

Condition: excellent vintage, stupendously beautiful, with no flaws noted

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