A Hector Aguilar copper and brass drink set

Circa 1940; Taxco, Mexico
Each marked for Hector Aguilar; Further marked: Taxco / Mexico; Seven numbered: 994
Comprising a pitcher and twelve matching cups, each designed with a copper body with brass straps, 13 pieces
Pitcher: 12.25" H x 6.5" W x 5.75" D; Each cup: 5.5" H x 5.5" W x 3.75" D

  • Provenance: The Collection of Cindy Tietze-Hodosh and Stuart Hodosh
  • Condition: Each overall good condition with minor scuffs, scratches, indentations, and darkening/oxidation to metals commensurate with age. Each with spots of verdigris throughout. Each cup's basin slightly out of round. Pitcher and one cup foot slightly out of round, trim on cup's foot pushed up. Seven cups with more prominent indentations to sides. Five cups with separation of soldered seam at base below handle. One cup with heavier tarnishing to interior. One cup with 1.5" depression to rim.

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August 3, 2021 12:00 PM PDT
Monrovia, CA, US

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