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Three Mexican Sterling Silver Brooches by Antonio Pineda and William Spratling

Auction:
3265B
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3265B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 20, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Three Mexican Sterling Silver Brooches by Antonio Pineda and William Spratling, Pineda shell with mounted pearl, maker's crown mark, "Silver Hecho en Mexico 970," eagle mark, approx. 2 x 2 3/8; and two Spratling brooches, both c. 1940, both with maker's mark and "Spratling Silver" in an oval, one circular, with Aztec-inspired decoration, dia. 2 1/8, and a six-pointed star set with four amethysts, approx. dia. 2 in.
Estimate $300-500

One point of star brooch bent.


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Keywords

Antonio Pineda, Art genres, Brooch, Jewellery, Maker's Mark, Silversmithing, Spratling, Sterling silver, Visual arts, William Spratling, Mexico

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