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rare Margot de Taxco Mexican silver Quetzalcoatl Clamper Bracelet

By in Bracelets, Mexican and Latin American |

One of the rarest, in my experience, bracelets by Margot de Taxco out of her, influenced by the Arts and Crafts movement, hand-hammered and oxidized line of jewelry, the Quetzalcoatl mirrored on this clamper’s opposing wings is fierce and awe-inspiring. Monumental in its presence, the bracelet is an ode to Mexico’s rich cultural history and definitely not a piece for the … faint-of-heart. I am thrilled I was lucky enough to find it and am more than proud to be presenting it here…   Size/Weight: 7″ inner circumference; width between 2 1/4″ and 1 1/8″; 106.9 grams Hallmarks / Date: fully hallmarked with Margot’s signature as well as Eagle 16 assay mark and des. no 5598; 1950s-60s Condition: excellent vintage exhibiting all the qualities that Margot jewelry is loved and sought after for, with great patina, its oxidation in very good...