Hilario Lopez Sterling Silver Bracelet. Spectacular vintage sterling silver bracelet with onyx cabochons by Hilario Lopez. Rare and hard to find Los Castillo design#468 made by talented silversmith Hilario Lopez and hallmarked HL Sterling Taxco 925. Variations of this pattern were made using silver, glass and other stones for settings.
Hilario Lopez worked for Margot de Taxco, Margot van Voorhies Carr, and may have also worked for Los Castillo. Margo Carr designed for Los Castillo in before starting her own taller in 1948 and may have been the original designer of this piece. Bracelet is constructed of eleven silver repousse floral sections inset with polished black onyx cabochons, connected with silver rings. Beautifully constructed, nice weight and comfortable on the wrist....
Very good condition with nice even patina. Please look at all photos for condition. See measurements below for guide to best fit. Informed buyers are the best customers.
Size Bracelet is wearable 6 3/4" interior x 2" wide. Condition Beautiful vintage condition with normal surface wear, light even patina, box clasp in good working order. Construction Bracelet is eleven repousse sections set with 22 black onyx cabochons and connected with silver rings. Weight Bracelet weighs 83 grams.
Hallmark HL 925 Mexico Sterling Taxco Hallmark dates this piece to being made before 1948 as no eagle mark is present Hallmark information from Mexican Silver trade and Hallmarks by Bille Hougart and the Online Encyclopedia of Silver Marks and Hallmarks. We love Mexican silver for the interesting history, great design and quality construction. The Mexican jewelry we offer was generally made between 1930 to 1970. Pieces may show some light wear but any damage or repairs are described and noted in the description. Age appropriate patina is desirable creating depth in the recesses and a soft glow to the silver but pieces may be more highly polished if desired. Vintage Mexican jewelry is made entirely by hand and will have unique variations inherent in handmade pieces. These variations will be magnified in enlarged photos. The item "LOS CASTILLO DESIGN MEXICAN 925 SILVER ONYX BRACELET MODERNIST TAXCO MEXICO" is in sale since Saturday, July 13, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Vintage Ethnic/Regional/Tribal\Mexican, Latin American". The seller is "haciendaartescollection" and is located in Kansas City, Missouri. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Mexico
- Material: Sterling Silver
- Metal Purity: 925
- Main Stone: Black Onyx
- Metal: Sterling Silver 925
- Brand: Hilario Lopez
- Jewelry Type: Bracelet