Vintage circa 1950s sterling silver and hand carved onyx necklace made in the TAXCO region of Mexico. 19 long and weighs a bit over 43 grams. It is stamped on the back: Sterling 925 Taxco. Above that is: Hecho En Mexico and the initials HAM in the center. The center piece of the design is a carved onyx face/mask surrounded by silver; this measures approx.2" high x 1-1/2" wide. Going up on both sides are three diamond pieces of onyx (6 total pieces) set in sterling with a nice design.
Just a great design piece from this period and increasingly harder to find. The item "Vintage 1950s Modernist Taxco Mexico Sterling Silver Hand Carved Onyx Necklace" is in sale since Friday, December 09, 2016. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Vintage Ethnic/Regional/Tribal\Mexican, Latin American".
The seller is "jayjayla" and is located in Los Angeles, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica.