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A William Spratling "Tree of Life" silver and copper brooch

1940-1946; First design Period; Taxco, Mexico
Stamped for William Spratling; Further stamped: Spratling / Silver
Designed as an abstract "Tree of Life" with a double-pin
4.5" H x 4.75" W
70.5 grams

  • Provenance: The Collection of Cindy Tietze-Hodosh and Stuart Hodosh
  • Literature: This design illustrated: Penny C. Morrill, William Spratling and the Mexican Silver Renaissance: Maestros De Plata, Harry N. Abrams, in Association with the San Antonio Museum of Art, 2002, pg. 214. fig. 365
  • Condition: Overall good condition with tarnishing, oxidation, rubbed wear, and light scratches commensurate with age. One pin slightly bent.

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August 16, 2020 12:00 PM PDT

Monrovia, CA, US

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