Outstanding handmade sterling silver brooch designed and signed (c.1940's) by Taxco, Mexico maestro Hector Aguilar (1905-1986). This grasshopper is 3 inches long and comprised of several segments of carved 990 silver forming the body of this big guy. Pin back and safety lock work perfectly. Beautiful vintage condition with no dents or dings. Pictured on page 18 of SILVER MASTERS OF MEXICO By Penny Morrill. Buyer to pay $10.00 shipping and insurance.