Luxury Design, Past & Present
Early 1940's sterling silver necklace designed & signed Los Castillo. Design features 11 channel set cabs of cobalt glass. 3 globes are framed by abstract agave leaves. Beautiful vintage condition with a soft, warm patina. Fully hallmarked on reverse. Necklace most likely designed for Los Castillo by Margot de Taxco in the early years when she was married to Antonio Castillo. This design is pictured on p. 103 of MARGOT VAN VOORHIES CARR by Penny Morrill. Design also pictured on p. 90 of SILVER SEDUCTION:THE ART OF MODERNIST ANTONIO PINEDA by Gobi Stromberg.