Here is a set of 4 Mexican sterling silver tie clips with 10k gold overlay. The only one that is not marked 10k is # 1. I believe that the overlay on # 1 is also 10k gold. Maybe it was just not marked this way. I will sell them in a set or single. All the designs are numbered, so just let me know which one you like.
Design # 1 is 1 inch long and ¾ inch wide. Design # 2 is 7/8 inches long and 1 1/8 inches wide. Design # 3 is 1 ½ inches long and ¾ inches wide. Design # 4 is ¾ inches long and 1 ...click for details
A fine catalog from the exhibition of 16th-20th century Mexican silverwork at the Museum voor Sierkunst in Ghent September 25-December 12 , 1993. Many types of silver are illustrated and discussed, along with historical essays which include- The New-Spanish Mining Towns; Extracting Silver in Colonial Times; Mining and Silversmiths Trade in pre-Columbian Mexico; The Silversmith's Trade in New Spain; Mining and Technology in Colonial Times; Baroque in the Mexican Silversmith's Trade; Mexic ...click for details
This beautiful silver box with a butterfly engraving and a copper head and brass antennas, was made by famous Taxco Mexico artist “Victoria-Ana Nunez Brilanti.
In very nice vintage condition. Marked on the back with the eagle mark 12, 270, sterling and the circle reads: Victoria Taxco Mexico.
Silver box is 1 7/8 inches long, 1 3/8 inches wide and 3/8 inches in height.