We have similar Mexican and Art Deco items, which would pair nicely with this piece, for sale this week. Listing Description by: Cait P. Markings : "925" and an unidentified maker's mark, tested, and guaranteed.Gram Weight : 8.1 grams. Earring Backing Style : Shepherd's crook backings with safety catches. Your jeweler can easily convert these to the preferred backing style of your preference. For Pierced or Non-Pierced Ears : Pierced. Handmade during the Art Deco era in Mexico. Features figural motifs in the style of pre-Colombian art found in cultures like those of the Inca and Aztec. The body of each earring is made out of three rectangular accents which graduate in size and are connected by articulated hinges. Completed with shepherd's crook backings with safety catches, making them suitable for pierced ears. Tarnish on the sterling silver gives this piece an antique quality which we believe is quite lovely. This listing is for the item only.
The Art Deco era is famous for being the "Gatsby" or "Roaring Twenties" era. A lot of gorgeous and timeless designs in jewelry came out of this period. Jewelry from this period was most often crafted between 1920 and 1940. Art Deco jewelry sometimes featured white gold or platinum, geometric designs, European cut diamonds, filigree, and calibre cut stones that are specially cut to fit the design of the piece. During the Art Deco period jewelers often made jewelry upon custom order, this would usually take weeks to months to completely craft by hand.The item "Antique Vintage Deco 925 Sterling Silver Mexican Pre Colombian Dangle Earrings" is in sale since Saturday, July 4, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Earrings". The seller is "abeautifultimeco" and is located in Fort Collins, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.