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Margot de Taxco "Chrysanthemum" Convertible Necklace and Earrings

Item Details

Margot van Voorhies was a highly influential silversmith presiding in the city of Taxco, a hub of modernist, Mexican jewelry. Primarily working in colorful enamels she worked in traditional motifs evoking Mayan and Aztec designs as well as Egyptian, floral and serpent motifs. The necklace design is #5685, the earrings are design #5892 and can be found on page 56 and 92 in Margot Van Voorhies: The Art of Mexican Enamelwork by Penny C. Morrill.

Brand/Designer: Margot de Taxco
Style: Vintage, Modernist, Mexican
Materials: Sterling Silver
Necklace Length: 14.25"
Necklace Closure Type: Box Tab Insert
Hallmarks: De Taxco 5892/ Margot de Taxco Hecho EAJ Mexico 925 5685, Eagle 16 Pictorial
Total Weight: 59.20 grams
   
Primary Stone Type: Enamel
  • This item has been evaluated and verified by a GIA Graduate Gemologist.
  • All diamond and gemstone grading is done under GIA standards as the mounting permits, where gemstones are present; where mountings impede accurate measurements, (estimated) dimensions are provided. All weights and measurements are estimated and approximate. Industry standard and accepted treatments for gemstones are assumed unless otherwise noted.
  • Pre-owned jewelry may contain minor markings/imperfections throughout.
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Condition

- ear clips have been replaced.
- partial hallmark.
- includes one extra 0.75" link.

Item #

ITMG570316

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