Deco Taxco Mexican silver repousse Necklace – Los Castillo Chinese Dragon design

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Based on a Los Castillo original, a Deco Taxco silver repousse necklace its design clearly influence by Chinese dragon motifs. Carefully hand-wrought, it exhibits confident repoussage with crisp detail further enhanced by oxidation and the patina the necklace has acquired over time. Impressive and definitely different…


Size/Weight: 16  1/2″ long (easily made longer with an extension chain); mirrored dragon part is 2  3/4″ wide by approx. 1  3/4″ tall; width at chain 1/2″; 31.7 grams

Hallmarks / Date: “MEXICO SILVER”; 1930s-40s

Condition: excellent vintage with carefully detailed repoussage, perfect finishing and great patina



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