Pair of graceful and delicate bud vases by silver master, William Spratling. They incorporate several of Spratling's characteristic design elements - circles; curved lines and combination of silver with ebony. Could also be used as candle holders. Measure 2 7/8" tall; base is 1 1/4" in diameter. 1956 - 1962 hallmark.
Three Starfish design sterling silver spoons/ stirrers and one mini ladle stirrer by master silver designer, William Spratling. All are in excellent condition. Starfish measure 7 3/4" in length; ladle is 8 1/2".
All have hallmarks dating to 1962 - 1964.
Richly handsome Carving Set and Cheese Knife by silver master, William Spratling. Knife is 13 1/4" long with blade; fork is 10 3/4". Cheese knife is 7 1/8". All are in excellent, unpolished condition. Fork and cheese knife have 1956 - 62 hallmark. Carving knife is not hallmarked but there is no doubt that it is the mate to the fork.
Totally awesome sterling silver necklace with huge Aztec jade pendant by famed Mexican silver designers, Los Castillo. Stone measures 4 1/2" wide and 1 1/4" tall. Chain, which also has Aztec jade, is 22" long. Excellent condition. Pendant and clasp both hallmarked. Made 1980's.
Two wonderful enamel animal pins by Margot de Taxco; circa 1950. Both are in excellent condition and well hallmarked.
Birds measure 1 3/4" wide and 5/8" tall.
Fish is 2" wide and 1 5/8"tall. Glorious colors.
Streamlined choker necklace in sterling, copper and brass made by Los Castillo who takes credit for initiating work with married metals.
Substantial weight; well hinged links. Measures approximately 16" in circumference (can't be more precise because of the curve of the necklace) and 7/16" wide. Excellent condition.