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William Spratling Moth / Butterfly PinWilliam Spratling Moth / Butterfly PinWilliam Spratling Moth / Butterfly PinWilliam Spratling Moth / Butterfly PinWilliam Spratling Moth / Butterfly PinWilliam Spratling Moth / Butterfly Pin

Iconic hand wrought sterling silver & amethyst butterfly or moth brooch designed & signed c. 1940's by Taxco, Mexico artist William Spratling (1900-67). Pin measures 2 3/4 inches across & weighs 27 grams. This beautifully detailed wearable work of art is in excellent condition. Pictured on p. 44 of MEXICAN SILVER by Penny Morrill & Carole Berk. Spratling designs are included in many permanent museum collections including Museum of Fine Art Boston & Los Angeles County Museum of Art.


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ITEM ID
ws15
ITEM SIZE
2 3/4" acrpss
CREATOR
William Spratling
MATERIAL
Silver
STONE
Amethyst

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    William Spratling Moth / Butterfly Pin

    $1,200