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TAXCO MEXICO EARRINGS BY JAMIE QUIROZ: Pair of Snake Head screw-back earrings in sterling silver with onyx inlaid eyes and a body of glittery green champleve enamel with a bright green enamel collar. Each measure 1.375"l x .875"w and both bear maker's marks, 'ALBA 925 TQ-06 HECHO EN MEXICO'. Jamie Quiroz worked for Margot de Taxco and this design is credited with being by her and from and molds.

PROVENANCE: From the personal collection of a world traveler and jewelry collector. Ref: Bille Hougart. The Little Book of Mexican Silver Trade and Hallmarks. TBR International. 2006.


Some light losses of enamel.

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Estimate $100 - $200Oct 30, 2016
Funk & Wallace, Inc.
114 E. Tarpon Ave. Suite #1
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
United States
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