Margot de Taxco "Chrysanthemum" Champlevé Converter Brooch and Earrings
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. This is design #6585 and can be found on pages 20, 21, and 178 in Margot Van Voorhies: The Art of Mexican Enamelwork by Penny C. Morrill.
|Brand/Designer:||Margot de Taxco|
|Style:||Modernist, Mexican, Vintage|
|Brooch Closure Type:||Locking C-Clasp|
|Hallmarks:||Margot De Taxco 5685 MADE IN MEXICO STERLING Eagle 16 with Pictorial Markings|
|Total Weight:||35.50 grams|
|Primary Stone Type:||Enamel|
|Primary Stone Shape:||Inlay|
|Primary Stone Gemologist Note:||Champlevé Enamel|
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- minor crack in enamel on one earring.