Maricela Isidro Pina Mexican silver Necklace and Earrings set ~ Taxco ivy design

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Gorgeous Maricela sterling silver necklace and earrings set, this demi seems to be among the early work that came out of Isidro Pina’s taller, first established in 1943. A perfect illustration of Maricela’s careful cratsmanship and their sensitive approach to nature themes, the set has an almost Art Nouveau flair about it or even better, a proximity to Scandinavian naturalist design with its heavily oxidized recesses, its exceptional sculpturality and glistening beadwork…   Size/Weight:  necklace is 15 3/4″ long (wearable; once clasped its actual length is 16 1/4″) by 3/4″ wide; earrings are 1″ square; set’s combined weight registers at 59.8 grams Hallmarks / Date: “MARICELA”, “HECHO EN MEXICO 925” and “TAXCO 925” on the necklace; earrings are simply marked “MEXICO SILVER”; 1930s-40s...