Antonio Pineda Mexican 970 silver Bracelet with huge amethyst cabochons

on Apr 26, 2018 in archived

A real stunner, the modernist Antonio Pineda silver bracelet I am presenting here is very difficult to describe with words and still impart its tactile beauty and almost monumental proportions. I had seen this specific design in books and online in the past yet even though I was familiar with it, I was truly surprised when I saw it in person and held it in my hands. This is “less-is-more” at its apex with strong and at the same time amazingly slick silver work and the most wonderful, big amethyst cabs, full of the sparkling inclusions that bestow a magical luminosity to the stones. Ingenious Antonio…


Size/Weight: 6  3/4″ inner circumference (clasped); width between 7/8″ and 5/8″; 96.7 grams

Hallmarks / Date: fully signed with Antonio’s crown mark, “SILVER 970”, des. no ZZ 694 and Eagle 17 assay mark; 1950s-60s

Condition: excellent vintage with commanding presence, impressive in proportions yet a pleasure to wear, having stunning stones, great patina and no damage or repairs noted



SOLD – Thank you!

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