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...

vintage luxuriously long Mexican silver lariat Necklace ~ Jacopo, Taxco

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Both luxurious and a pleasure to wear, this vintage Jacopo sterling silver lariat necklace was made in Taxco in the 1950s-60s. Rich tassels mark the ends of the thick, heavy twist rope chain and the little clip that comes with it allows you to very the way you want the necklace to wear. There is the lightest, faintest, barely-even-there impression of an old vermeil finish that has mostly gone yet enough of it is still present to impart a stunning glow to the lariat…   Size/Weight: 44  3/4″ long (end to end); tassels are 2  3/8″ with the sphere being 11/16″ in diameter; chain is 3/8″ thick; 212.0 grams Hallmarks / Date: maker’s signature “N JACOPO” as well as “TAXCO 925” and Eagle 3 assay mark; 1950s-60s Condition: excellent vintage, having a luxurious, stunning presence, with beautiful patina and no damage or repairs...