A group of Los Castillo mixed-metal nautical trays

Circa 1950-1970; Taxco, Mexico
Each marked for Los Castillo; Further marked: Taxco / Handwrought / Metales Castillo / Hecho en Mexico; Further numbered variously; One marked: Metales Blanche; One marked: Metales Casados / B 14; One marked: Hechoamano / Platerdo / 38
Comprising six abalone-shaped trays, two fish-shaped trays, two small squares trays, a rectangular tray, an oblong free-form tray, and a small scalloped bowl with fish feet, one with inlaid mother-of-pearl and one with inset stone eye, 13 pieces
Largest: 2" H x 12.75" W x 10.25" D; Smallest: 2.125" H x 4.5" Dia.

  • Provenance: The Collection of Cindy Tietze-Hodosh and Stuart Hodosh
  • Condition: Each overall good condition with minor scuffs, scratches, light indentations, and darkening/oxidation to metal commensurate with age. Two small abalone dishes lacking applied metal pearl.

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August 3, 2021 12:00 PM PDT
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