Stunning Vintage Signed Antonio Pineda Obsidian 970 Silver Modernist Teardrop Necklace & Bracelet Set. Made circa 1960’s this set has been referenced in several books and shown at the Fowler Museum at UCLA.
It is one most iconic Antonio Pineda sets of the Modernist era. It features outstanding obsidian teardrop stones with wishbone shaped settings holding each stone in place. This necklace lies beautifully on the neck. The condition is excellent. The 970 silver, which has a higher silver content that sterling, has normal light wear and the stones are excellent.
The necklace is approximately 16 inches inside x 1-5/8 wide. The Bracelet about 7-14 to 7-1/2. The weight of the set is 260 grams. Marked with the Antonio Taxco crown, 970, Made in Mexico, Y569Y and the bracelet ZZ700?