A lovely sterling silver SWIRL DESIGN BROOCH by ALEJANDRO ALVARES BAHENA. TAXCO, Mexico. Stamped on the back: MEXICO and with the maker's TA-112 number. Hinged straight pin on the back with a safety clasp. The brooch has a very graceful openwork swirl design and is beautifully constructed with a smooth back. It measures an impressive 2 1/2 inches by 1 1/4 inches. In excellent condition.