Margot de Taxco "Papyrus" Champlevé Clip 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 #5587 and can be found on pages 145 and 176 in Margot Van Voorhies: The Art of Mexican Enamelwork by, Penny C. Morrill.
|Brand/Designer:||Margot de Taxco|
|Style:||Vintage, Modernist, Mexican|
|Earring Closure Type:||Clip-On|
|Hallmarks:||MADE IN MEXICO STERLING; MARGOT DE TAXCO 5587|
|Total Weight:||19.50 grams|
|Primary Stone Type:||Enamel|
|Primary Stone Shape:||Inlay|
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