With a distinct Machine Age air to it this Antonio Pineda 970 silver bracelet is a design that does not come up often. Yet it is not only the rarity of the design itself that makes it an exciting find – it is also the unexpected use of three star sapphires to adorn the rectangular links. I have never seen this specific stone in any of his jewelry yet have to admit that the little bright star that hides and magically reveals itself inside the deep blue sea of each cab complements in the best possible way the “industrial” feel of the hefty silver-work. Precious…
Size/Weight: 6 3/4″ long (wearable) by 1″ wide; 75.3 grams
Hallmarks / Date: fully signed with Antonio’s crown as shown as well as “SILVER HECHO EN MEXICO”, “970” and Eagle 17 assay mark; 1950s-60s
Condition: excellent vintage with strong, industrial design, three gorgeous blue star sapphires, the patina you want to see on a piece of this age and no damage or any repairs noted
SOLD – Thank you!