Four Mexican inlaid mixed-metal boxes

Third-quarter 20th Century; Taxco, Mexico
One marked: Sigi / Tasco [sic]; Three marked for Los Castillo; Further marked: Taxco / Hecho en Mexico / Handwrought
Each wood-lined box with inlaid mosaic stone, comprising one Sigi Pineda footed box with hinged lid and three Los Castillo boxes, one footed box with hinged lid, one box personalized "V.G." to the lid, and one box in the style of the Mexican flag with mother-of-pearl and applied eagle finial, 4 pieces
Largest: 1.625" H x 5.5" W x 4.25" D

  • Provenance: The Collection of Cindy Tietze-Hodosh and Stuart Hodosh
  • Condition: Each overall good condition with scattered scuffs, scratches, and oxidation/tarnishing commensurate with age. Stones with abrasions. Sigi box with 1.25" x 1.125" area of loss to mosaic on lid. Personalized box with losses to silvered finish of lid interior.

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August 3, 2021 12:00 PM PDT
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