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SPRATLING Tulip AMETHYST Sterling Silver BRACELET Taxco
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Exceptional classic William Spratling sterling silver cuff bracelet. One of his most prized designs, said to be one of his most expensive. Pictured in several books, such as Morrill and Berk's Mexican Silver.

This masterpiece is considered to be one of Spratlings most iconic, and was originally his most expensive bracelet. It consists of carved amethysts in the shape of stylized tulips (often broken) held by silver hands. Good weight and finish as you would expect. Made circa 1940-1960. Excellent condition. It has not been broken and re-soldered, as is often the case with these.

Measures about 2 3/4 inches high in front. Has a 2 1/4 inch diameter. Total wearable length is 6 1/4 including the 3/4 inch opening in the back, which will fit up to a medium wrist. Marks: "Spratling Silver" in an oval, "Spratling Made in Mexico" in circle surrounding the "WS" mark. One amethyst is slightly darker than the other as can been seen in the pictures.

Note: Cuffs are meant to fit more snug than a link bracelet. Makers


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