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vintage Mexican silver and color-change gem Cuff Bracelet ~ early Taxco modernism

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Impressive Deco Mexican silver cuff bracelet , its minimalist woven ribbon design taken to luxurious levels by the big faceted simulated alexandrite that centers it in a proud crown setting. The stone, otherwise known as color-change sapphire, can go from amethyst to steely purple depending on the light, mimicking the behavior of real alexandrites.Wonderful craftsmanship, good gauge silver sheet that makes for a damage-resistant cuff, and silky glowing patina complement the stunning gem…   Size/Weight: inner circumference of 6  3/4″ (including the 1  1/8″ gap); width at center front is 1  5/16″; 60.4 grams Hallmarks / Date: simply marked “STERLING TAXCO”; pre-1948 Condition: excellent vintage with absolutely no problems noted and a stunning, boldly big gem   SOLD – Thank you! Contact us about this...

superb Gerardo Lopez Mexican 980 silver Bracelet ~ Taxco repousse treasure

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Maestro Gerardo Lopez’s designs and his bold, opulent repoussage has been steadily gaining in appreciation both among collectors and discerning dressers. His jewelry is spectacular, with eye-catching proportions and immaculate finishing and the fact that he loved working in fne, .980 silver alloys makes it even more desirable. The bracelet at hand, wide and intricately crafted, illustrates in the best way my assertions above. Deep recesses, beading, hand-etching – a wearable work of art. The matching earrings are also available as you can see – please ask! Learn more Size/Weight: 7″ long (wearable; once clasped it goes up to 7 3/8″) by 1 9/16″ wide; 51.8 grams Hallmarks / Date: maker’s signature as shown as well as “980 TAXCO” and Eagle 25 assay mark; 1950s-60s Condition: excellent vintage – a true show stopper. SOLD –...

Eagle 22 Mexican silver overlay Bracelet ~ Taxco arrows and scrolls design

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Matching the necklace that is also available on this site, a gorgeous 1950s sterling silver Mexican bracelet bearing Eagle 22 assay mark which was used by Davis, Goodspeed, Paz and Pineda among others. It exhibits carefully done overlay accentuated by deep oxidation and a visually pleasing combination of scrolls and arrows. And as you can see in one of the photos, the demi looks fabulous together…   Size/Weight: 6 3/4″ long (wearable) by 1″ wide; 38.8 grams Hallmarks / Date: Eagle 22 assay mark as well as “MEXICO STERLING”; 1950s-60s Condition: excellent vintage with great patina, very good craftsmanship, nice weight and no damage or repairs noted   SOLD – Thank you! Contact us about this...

Margot de Taxco Mexican silver Bracelet and Earrings set ~ des no 5247

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One of my favorite Margot de Taxco all-silver designs, the beaded, undulating links of “5247” exude an unsurpassed sense of motion and their architecturality is only enhanced with patina as the years go by. The bracelet and matching earrings set at hand is a find for the collector – especially since the bracelet is not an easy piece to come upon. And it’s a pleasure to wear…   Size/Weight: 6  3/4″ inner circumference (clasped) by 7/8″ wide (at its widest) for the bracelet; 7/8″ by 13/16″ for the earrings; 81.1 grams (for the set; bracelet alone is 68.7 grams Hallmarks / Date: maker’s signature as shown on the bracelet as well as “STERLING MADE IN MEXICO” and des. no 5247; the matching earrings have Eagle 16 and des. no only; 1950s Condition: excellent vintage with substantial presence, patina to die for and...