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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1213939 (stock #ms2)
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$750.00
This wonderful vintage necklace is a classic design from the Castillo taller, and made under the supervision of Emilia Castillo. It is 18 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide and is made from sterling silver with hundreds of tumbled amethyst stones affixed by head pins. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Mimi Castillo 925 TD-85".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Jewelry : Pre 1990 item #687688 (stock #43121)
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$150.00
This adorable pin was made by Emilia "Mimi" Castillo who is present head of the Los Castillo taller. It is 2 3/4" in diameter and is made from sterling silver, brass, and copper in the "married metals" technique so distinctive to Los Castillo. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Emilia Castillo 925 Mexico M.A. TC-124".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1118557
The Lush Life Antiques
$60.00
This wonderful pendant was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The pendant measures 2 7/8" wide x 2 3/4" high. The pendant has a beautifully scalloped/detailed golden metal frame (with a slight silver overtone), with rhinestone accents. The image of La Sirena (The Mermaid) adorns the pendant and is encased in epoxy. There is a hook on the back that allows for easy addition to your favorite necklace. In excellent NEW condition. *Chain is sold separately. Please see other l...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1055031 (stock #122)
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$900.00
This wonderful vintage necklace is a faithful early reproduction of the masterwork of Antonio Pineda. It is 7/8" wide in front and tapers to 3/8" wide towards the back. It is made from heavy weight sterling silver (240 grams) and has faceted onyx square stone accents. It is in excellent condition and bears a rather undecipherable signature at the box clasp. It appears to read "Taxco Sterling" around the initial JC.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1078969
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$50.00
This elegant pair of earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The earrings measure under 1 inch in diameter (7/8) and feature a portrait of Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, encased in epoxy and adorned with stone accents. The earrings are silvertone with pierced harp backs. In excellent NEW condition. Kahlo, once described as "ribbon around a bomb", is a modern classic.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1078923
The Lush Life Antiques
$60.00
This delightful 'El Corazón', or heart pendant was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The pendant measures 2 7/8" wide x 2 3/4" high. The pendant has a beautifully scalloped/detailed golden metal frame (with a slight silver overtone), with rhinestone accents. The image of the 'El Corazón'/Heart lottoria card is encased in epoxy. There is a hook on the back that allows for easy addition to your favorite necklace. In excellent NEW condition. Fall in love again.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1288287 (stock #fd2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$600.00
This amazing unsigned necklace and earrings set is actually a design first rendered by Taxco maestro, Fred Davis. It is 6 3/4" long x 1" wide and the screwback earrings are 1 3/4" long x 1/2" wide. The bracelet has 10 panels with arch shaped amethyst stones which are faceted on each side. The set is in excellent condition and the bracelet is marked "Sterling Mexico" while the earrings bear no hallmarks.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1119564
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
This elegant bracelet was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

Reminiscent of vintage Czech jewelry, the bracelet has an interior measurement of 7" and a complete length of 7 1/8" open. The bracelet is made of 24k matte gold on nickel silver and is embellished with 6 pearls, 1 crystal and bears the Barbosa hallmark at its closure. In new condition. Simply dazzling.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1155603 (stock #CB-128)
The Lush Life Antiques
$175.00
This stunning necklace was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The necklace has a total length of16 1/4"; the pendant alone measuring 3 7/8". The necklace is comprised of white silver metal links adorned with pearls. The pendant is adorned with several crystals on both the crown and the cross itself. he necklace has a toggle closure and bears the Barbosa hallmark at the center of the cross on the reverse side. In excellent condition, new condition.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1213931 (stock #ms1)
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$350.00
These stunning contemporary earrings are handcrafted in Mexico and made by talented artisans that have made this style of earring for generations. Each clip back earring is 4" long x 2" wide and both are made from filigree sterling silver. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked "925" on the reverse. Each earring is 15 grams, so although they are large, they are comfortable to wear.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1108318 (stock #11052)
The Lush Life Antiques
$350.00
This stunning vintage pin measures 3 1/2" long x 3" wide and is hand wrought from sterling silver. The six almond shaped petals are cut from amethyst stone with inclusions. It is quite dimensional and beautifully executed. It is in excellent condition and the reverse is signed "Mexico Silver".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1288390 (stock #me1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
These stunning Mexican silver earrings have a bold "classic" look often called "El Jardin". Each pierced earring is 2 5/8" long x 3/4" wide and both are handcrafted from filigree sterling silver with genuine seed pearl accents. These are extremely laborious to make and have been made by the same family for generations. They are not signed and they are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1078925
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This classic bracelet was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The bracelet is 2 3/4" wide with an 8" diameter opening. The bracelet is plated in a rich 22k gold vermeil and has a pearlescent stone accents. The scalloped edges of this versatile bracelet, makes this a great addition to any wardrobe, whether alone or grouped. The bracelet has the Felipe Barbosa hallmark inside. Be sure and see the other colors available: Green, Brown and Black. More is more!
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1078827
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This elegant bracelet was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The bracelet is 2 3/4" wide with an 8" diameter opening. The bracelet is plated in a rich 22k gold vermeil and has a green epoxy accent. The scalloped edges and black stone accents really make this bracelet stand out in a crowd. In excellent condition, the bracelet has the Felipe Barbosa hallmark inside. Great on its own or a real statement-maker when worn as a group. Be sure and see the other colors available: Gray, Bro...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1118525 (stock #P0026)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This mellow peace symbol bracelet was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

This silvertone bracelet has an interior measurement of 8" and is a little under 1 7/8" wide and has a diameter of 2 3/4". There are 12 peace symbols with the word 'PEACE' engraved on them. The Barbosa hallmark is on the back of the bracelet. In excellent NEW condition. *Two shown, but sold separately.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1155598 (stock #SB-033)
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SOLD
This unique Katrina wrist strap was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The wrist strap measures 10" in length, sports a buckle closure and has a skeleton Katrina at its center. Eight clear crystals adorn the Katrina . The bracelet is in new, unworn condition. A versatile piece sure to garner compliments.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1135551 (stock #11404)
The Lush Life Antiques
$4,500.00
This amazing pin was designed by the Taxco silver maestro, William Spratling. Based on traditional Mesomayan images, it is commonly termed the "Jaguar" pin. It is 4 1/2" long x 2 1/2" wide and is hand crafted from repousse sterling silver. It has 6 amethyst cabochons on the border and the reverse has a secure pin closure with safety clutch. The pin has two early repairs at the tongue and shoulder, and one cabochon has a stable fracture. None of this takes away from the beauty of this pin. ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1285893 (stock #ant1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This amazing necklace was designed by Taxco master silversmith, Antonio Pineda. The necklace is hand crafted from 970 silver with black obsidian stone accents, and measures 16" long x 2 1/4" wide. It bears all appropriate hallmarks including "YY 970 Silver Hecho en Mexico" as well as the design number 480, Antonio crown, and eagle number 17. This is a great transitional design for Antonio and is quite rare, in fact I have only seen this design once before (in amethyst). It is 100% authentic,...