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    An Antonio Pineda Silver and Obsidian Cuff, Taxco, Mexico, circa 1955
    Marks: ANTONIO, TAXCO (crown), STERLING MEXICO, 970 SILVER, ZZ751, (eagle 17)
    1-3/8 inches high x 2-5/8 inches wide x 2 inches deep (3.5 x 6.7 x 5.1 cm)
    4.01 troy ounces

    The heavy gauge cuff with diamond-form obsidian inlay, opening measures 1 inch wide.

    Note: Related example illustrated on page 145, item # 185 in Silver Seduction: The Art of Mexican Modernist Antonio Pineda, Fowler Museum, UCLA 2008.


    More information about Antonio Pineda.

    Condition Report*: Small hairline crack to one of the obsidian diamonds, light nicking to the edges and surface scratches indicative of age, use and polishing. 
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    12th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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