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Vintage Mexican Aztec Inspired Jewelry Set by Gerardo Lopez, Mexico

Vintage Mexican Aztec Inspired Jewelry Set by Gerardo Lopez, Mexico

Regular price $525.00 Sale

Vintage Mexican Aztec Inspired Collar, Bracelet, and Earrings
by Gerardo Lopez, Taxco, Mexico
sterling silver
necklace: 15” long x 1” wide
bracelet: 7” around x 1” wide
earrings: 7/8” x 1 1/8”

 

Inspired by ancient Aztec and Maya glyphs and stamps this Mexican silver necklace by Gerardo Lopez combines figural overlay with niello to create an example of Taxco’s “archeological” style. Eagle, Rabbit, Jaguar, the divine monkey Ozomahtli and Quetzalcoatl, the feathered serpent, are represented.