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rare Fred Davis Mexican Deco silver and amethyst Bracelet ~ ferociously bold and beautiful

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Stupendously monumental, a Fred Davis sterling silver and amethyst bracelet in a very hard to find design that, I believe, was inspired by a Byzantine gold and gems original on display at the Met in New York. This is a piece for the warrior princess, truthfully! Its proportions will leave you speechless and its assertive, wild beauty will mesmerize whomever lays eyes on it. If you love big, ferociously bold jewelry (please pay attention to the dimensions below), this is a challenge you might want to accept…   Size/Weight: 7  1/2″ inner circumference (clasped); 1  1/2″ wide; central beaded station with amethyst has a diameter of 2″; laid on a flat surface, it rises a full 1 1/8″ high; 211.10 grams Hallmarks / Date: fully and appropriately signed with Davis’s conjoined initials as well as “SILVER MEXICO”; 1930s Condition: excellent...

rare Mexican Deco silver repousse Cuff Bracelet ~ Aztec desert Goddess ritual

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A very rare and early Mexican repousse cuff this is an unsigned piece yet its incredible workmanship and design originality elevates it to museum quality. My hypothesis is that it represents an ancient ritual, possibly associated with Malinalxochitl, the Aztec sorceress and goddess of snakes, scorpions and insects of the desert. Crisp, rich and boldly assertive its repoussage is of the highest quality and proves yet again the undeniable craftsmanship of the anonymous early maestro…     Size/Weight: inner circumference of 6 3/4″ (relatively adjustable); width between 1  15/16″ at center front and 1  1/4″ at its narrowest; 34.8 grams Hallmarks / Date: unsigned and not hallmarked for silver content yet tests as silver and is guaranteed of at least .900 purity; 1920s-30s Condition: excellent vintage – a unique repousse cuff worthy of the best...