SALE Huge Vintage Mexican Silver Necklace & Brooch
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Huge Vintage Mexican Silver Necklace & Brooch

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This is a really large vintage silver pendant which doubles up as a brooch.  

The pendant is complete with its original silver chain.  You can remove it from the chain and wear it as a brooch if desired.  There is a pin attachment on the back for this purpose.

The pendant is inlaid with natural crushed turquoise, and beautifully finished with black enamel.

There are 5 drops suspending from links at the bottom.
These are also inlaid with turquoise.

The pendant has an amazing large eye catching design with a decorative aztec border and 3 arrows.  You cannot fail to see it!

The silver has a beautiful glossy polished finish.
 
The brooch attachment has a secure roll over fastening clasp.

The mounting bale for the chain is discreetly positioned on the back of the pendant.  This has a lovely tubular fitment.
You simply slide this off when you want to wear the pendant as a brooch. 

The chain is very lengthy and has a double link, twist design.
You can easily slip it on over your head without even using the clasp.

History/Age


This amazing jewellery was made in Mexico and dates to the 1940s.

Markings

The pendant has numerous Mexican silver stamps and makers stamps.  These are located on both the pendant and its mounting bale.  Please look at all of the photos to view these.

* The silver has been tested to ensure it is 925 sterling grade.

The chain has a much higher silver content than sterling.  It is 96.5% silver, compared to sterling which is 92.5%.  There is a 965 silver purity stamp on the clasp.

Mexican silversmiths often used higher grades of silver than in other countries, and Mexican silver is considered to be among'st the purest found in the world.


Measurements

Chain:


24" (58.8cm) length.
3mm thickness.

Pendant/Brooch:

2 & 1/2" across.
1.5mm thickness.


* The mounting bale is very wide and will hold an even thicker chain if desired.

Condition

Excellent condition.  No inlay or enamel missing.   Light age related wear/light tarnish.

Postage

The jewellery will be sent in a new presentation box, free by Next Day Special Delivery.


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£175.00


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