OLD MEXICO 1930-40's SILVER FLOWER BASKET VASE WITH CARVED AMETHYST FLOWERS PIN

$ 379.95

Metal: Silver                                                
Metal Purity: .925
Hallmark: MEXICO SILVER
Length ( inches / mm ):

2.48 / 63.1

Width ( inches / mm ): 2.54 / 64.6
Weight ( gram ): 83.0
Condition: Vintage

 

 This piece is dating from the Era when the great designers such as William Spratling were creating their masterpieces in Taxco, Mexico. The brooch features a piece of carved amethyst in the shape of a flower, a design that was used in both Spratling and Fred Davis pieces. This pin is a very early piece that really shows of the craftsman of Mexican craftsmanship using a modern and stylized art done in silver. In the book by P. Morrill and C. Berk Mexican Silver 007 on page 40 the flowers look like those used by William Spratling in the early 1940's.

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  • We sell vintage pre-owned and antique items (except for those described as new) which will often show signs of wear, dents, scratches, oxidation, broken stones, etc. Please note that the item in the photographs may be larger or smaller in actuality. The photographs do not represent true size. Please check the description for physical dimensions and email us with any questions.

  • We are not gemologists, and due to the high quality of laboratory made stones we take no responsibility if the stone appears not to be genuine. We try our best to accurately describe the stones in our jewelry items.

  • In order for you to see the real age of presented item we do not perform any type of cleaning or polishing. If its tarnished that's exactly the way you will receive it.

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