An Antonio Pineda sterling silver and synthetic star sapphire pendant

1962-1963; Taxco, Mexico
Stamped with crown mark for Antonio Pineda; Further stamped: Los Castillo / Soc Coop Scl Sec 2 / 970 / Hecho en Mexico / [Eagle 3]
Comprising a modernist cross-style pendant set with a round synthetic star sapphire suspended on a fixed black velvet cord with silver spherical tips
Pendant: 2.625" L x 2.375" W; Cord: 27" L
41 grams gross

  • Provenance: The Collection of Cindy Tietze-Hodosh and Stuart Hodosh
  • Literature: This design illustrated: Gobi Stromberg et al., "Silver Seduction: The Art of Mexican Modernist Antonio Pineda" (Los Angeles: Fowler Museum at UCLA, 2008), 33, plate 20.
  • Condition: Overall good condition with light tarnishing and scratches commensurate with age and use. Light wear to cord.

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