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Reveri style Mexican Deco silver lariat Necklace with repousse tips

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Quite unusual in its combination of design elements, this Mexican Deco sterling silver lariat necklace is not signed yet it is easily recognized as a Taxco beauty. Generously proportioned, the repousse tips are fleshy and masterfully crafted and the elegantly slender chain interrupted by small sterling beads in equal intervals. Should I venture suggest Reveriano Castillo as the necklace’s possible maestro? He is known for having favored this form and the workmanship definitely supports the attribution…   Size/Weight: total length 36 1/2″; tips are 2″ tall by 1″ wide; 36.1 grams Hallmarks / Date: not marked yet guaranteed to be of sterling quality; not signed for maker but possibly a Reveriano (Reveri) Castillo piece; 1940s Condition: excellent vintage with great patina, no damage or repairs noted and just the slightest traces of old jeweler’s...

early Deco Mexican silver lariat Necklace ~ a Taxco sterling classic

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Early Mexican Deco silver lariat necklace, this is the perfect piece for all of us who love the form yet don’t necessarily subscribe to excessively long and generously heavy necklaces. I consider lariats the epitome of classy elegance – though minimalist in their design, they can also be quite impressive visually; and their slick figure allows them to be combined with anything you choose to wear. Of medium length, with good yet not overwhelming weight, fantastic patina and “discretely” luscious tassels, the example at hand also comes with its original clip. Divine…   Size/Weight: 29″ total length; chain itself is 25  1/2″ while each tassel measures 1  3/4″; diameter of tassel sphere is just above 1/2″; 89.0 grams Hallmarks / Date: maker’s initials “GMS” as well as “925”; 1930s-40s Condition: very...