Mexican Deco silver and amethyst repousse Bracelet

By in archived |

Matching the necklace that is also available here this early Mexican Deco silver repousse bracelet is adorned with 8 hand-cut amethyst cabochons. The bracelet wears like a dream as its stations fan out around the wrist to accommodate your every move. The patina is amazing, the repoussage free of dings and dents and the stones secure in their bezels without blemishes…   Size/Weight: 7″ long (wearable) by 1 3/16″ wide; 56.1 grams Hallmarks / Date: “SILVER MEXICO”; pre-1948 Condition: excellent vintage, ready to be worn and enjoyed once again     SOLD – Thank you! Contact us about this...

Mexican Deco silver and amethyst Necklace ~ scrumptious Taxco repousse

By in archived |

Vintage Mexican Deco silver necklace comprised of repousse links adorned with amethyst cabochons, this is an anonymous beauty with striking presence and generous length. Sometimes found with the signature of maestro Horacio de la Parra, if I am not mistaken, the specific design dates in the early decades of Mexico’s 20th c. Silver Renaissance and there is something primordial about its appeal. Gorgeous patina and strong repoussage add dimension to the necklace which, combined with the cloudy purple and lavender depths of the stone, create a feast for the eye… PS: The matching bracelet is also available – as you can seen in one of the photos – and will be listed shortly.   Size/Weight: 17 1/2″long (wearable) by 1 1/4″ at its widest; 108.5 grams Hallmarks / Date: “SILVER MEXICO”; 1930s-40s Condition: excellent vintage, substantial and...

big Parra Mexican silver and blue agate Dragonfly Pin Brooch

By in archived |

A book-piece design, this big dragonfly silver and agate brooch bears the signature of Horacio de la Parra, a maestro whose work has never disappointed me in its quality of materials and level of craftsmanship. A not-so-often found brooch, the example at hand is even more unusual because of the almost robin’s egg blue color of the stones… Learn more Size/Weight: 3  3/8″ wide by 2  1/4″ long; 15.6 grams Hallmarks / Date: maker’s signature as shown as well as “HECHO EN MEXICO D.F. 925”; 1930s-40s Condition: excellent vintage with great patina and no flaws noted SOLD – Thank you! Contact us about this...