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Vintage Taxco Mexican Sterling Silver cross black center, inlay copper

Vintage Taxco Mexican Sterling Silver cross black center, inlay copper


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Directory: Estate Jewelry: Silver: Mexican: Pre 1960: Item # 1365473

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A very interesting sterling silver and inlayed Cross. It looks like Between the front and back sterling silver pieces there is black Bakelite or an equivalent held together by 4 rivets. The front and back are both inlaid with copper, what could be turquoise and black enamel.

Marks: MEXICO. STERLING 925 H. ARRIACA. Eagle 1 (i think).

Measures: 42.36mm | 1.66” high not including the o'ring or bail, 29.57mm | 1.16” wide and 2.8mm thick.

Weight: 3.51 Grams.

Date: Circa 1950. Early Eagel period.

Condition: excellent vintage condition, only light surface scratches (all can be buffed out if desired).

Listed in the book: The Little Book of Mexican Silver Trade and Hallmarks (third edition) by Bille Hougart page 22.

I don’t see many pieces by H. ARRIACA but those I have were all high quality, handmade feel; Collectible.