Brenda Benek
Art and Antiques
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #315915
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$325 SOLD
Silver hinged bracelet. Circa 1940. Marked E.S., HECHO EN MEXICO, 925, TAXCO, STERLING. Chased and repoussed double scorpion shape. 1 1/8 - 3"wide X 2"diameter. Excellent condition with age appropriate patina.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #276931
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Onyx and sterling figural pin. Circa 1940. Marked STERLING, 925, MEXICO. Chased and repoussed silver with bezel set onyx cabachons. Sword and scabbard chatelain style brooch. Each part has double c-clasp, no safety. Sword can be sheathed and worn as one pin. Sword measures 2 7/8" long x 1 1/4" wide. Scabbard measures 2 1/4" long x 7/8" wide. Together they measure 3 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide. Age appropriate patina to recessed areas. Excellent condition.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #276921
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Onyx and sterling figural earrings. Circa 1940. Marked JP in triangle, 925, STERLING. Screw back findings are marked HECHO EN MEXICO, D.F. (Distrito Federal or Mexico City). Pre-Columbian motif. Carved onyx face with dangles and silver repoussed headdress. Each earring measures 1 1/8" high x 1" wide. Age appropriate patina to recessed areas. Excellent condition.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #273390
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Silver earrings. Circa 1940. Marked MEXICO, SILVER. Screw back with double volute and dome. Each measures 1 3/8" x 3/4". Appropriate oxidation to recessed areas. Excellent condition.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #268300
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Silver link bracelet. Circa 1940. Marked SILVER MEXICO. Tank track style with rectangular staggered links. 5/8" wide x 1/4" thick. Total length: 7". Weight: 36 grams.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #266489
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Silver and synthetic alexandrite pin. Circa 1950. Signed B, encirled by TALLERES DE LOS BALLESTEROS, TAXCO, GRO. Marked HECHE EN MEXICO, STERLING, 925. Round pin with prong set faceted stone. Stone ranges in color from purple to blue. 1" diameter. Excellent condition.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #263735
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Mexican silver wide link bracelet. Circa 1930. Marked MEXICO, SILVER. Chased and repoussed oval shaped links joined with pin hinges. Each link has a horizontal row of three balls. Larger center ball with rope bezel. Several balls with minor dings or dimples. Each link 1 3/4" long x 1 1/4" wide. Total length: 7". Weight: 45 grams.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #263727
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Mexican sterling hinged link bracelet. Circa 1950. Signed LOPEZ TAXCO in oval. Marked STERLING - 925, HECHE EN MEXICO, Eagle #26. Five wide, thick sculpted links. Each link measures 1 1/2" long x 3/4" wide x 3/8" thick. Total length: 7 1/2". Weight: 56 grams. Dramatic, massive design, yet lightweight. Excellent condition.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #261807
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$225/SOLD
Mosaic inlay and silver cruciform pendant/brooch. Circa 1950. Marked with encircled m, TAXCO, STERLING HECHE EN MEXICO, #3 EAGLE. 2 3/8" x 2 3/8". Excellent condition.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #261805
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$225/SOLD
Mosaic inlay and silver hinged link bracelet. Circa 1950. Marked with encircled m, TAXCO, STERLING, HECHE EN MEXICO. Six links. Each link measures 5/8"wide, 1 1/4"long, 1/8" thick. Closure with attached safety chain. Total length: 7 1/2". Weight: 49 grams. Excellent condition.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #259802
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Mexican sterling silver brooch. Circa 1940. Signed DG in script for Damaso Gallegos. Marked sterling, Taxco, eagle #3. Repoussed tulip shaped flowers. Very good condition. 2 1/2" long.