VINTAGE RIVERA MEXICAN AMETHYST DROPS JEWELED STERLING SILVER NECKLACE 104 GR. Circa mid-century, here is a spectacular necklace produced by noted silversmith "Rivera", whose work is similar to that of Matilde Poulat and Ricardo Salas. There are a lot of moving parts to this gorgeous piece.There are eighteen links, with a grand total of fifty-two teardrop amethyst cabochon dangles. Each panel has four turquoise cabochons along with a coral branch. Hand-wrought, and lays perfectly upon the neck.
Measures a closed, wearable length of 15 1/4 and width of 1 3/8. Heavy and substantial at 104 grams. Signed and hallmarked "Rivera Hecho en Mexico", along with the eagle assay 1.Be sure to add me to your. Please note that vintage jewelry has been pre-owned, worn, and loved by it's previous owner. Much of the charm and beauty of vintage Mexican jewelry comes from the unique variations and characteristics inherent in hand-wrought silver.
At times you may be able to see the artisan's tool marks - such is the nature of hand-made jewelry. It's not new and perfect, nor should it be.
Vintage silver items may also show age appropriate tarnish. I do not clean the pieces I offer, as collectors and connoisseurs of vintage silver jewelry do not want their valuable pieces stripped of the patina which has taken many years to acquire and is actually quite desirable.
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_gsrx_vers_818 GS 7.0.10 (818). The item "VINTAGE RIVERA MEXICAN AMETHYST DROPS JEWELED STERLING SILVER NECKLACE 104 GR" is in sale since Sunday, December 31, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Vintage Ethnic/Regional/Tribal\Mexican, Latin American". The seller is "grillbabe" and is located in Florida.
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