Vintage Jewelry from Mexico - Inlaid Abalone Shell Creature Brooch in Silver - J753 - FREE Shipping
Description - this unique and puzzling brooch from Mexico is made w/abalone shell inlay that accents and outlines a hand-carved creature - this is quite the unique brooch and quite the conversation piece!
Measurements - approximately 1.75" round
Dates - c1960
Markings - signed - "Alpaca Mexico" - please see pictures
Condition - Excellent: while there are some use marks evident - this jewelry shows little other evidence of age or use, and is still absolutely wearable today. Otherwise, all materials are present, clear, and chip/flake free ; the hardware is in good, working order.