This is a classic Ballesteros piece with a modernistic feel. Pre eagle marked it has a flip closure where the two polished onyx ovals intersect. This company was founded in 1937 and this piece dates from that date to the end of the 1940's. Marked sterling taxco with the ballesteros name and mark. The inner neck measurement is 16" with an added 2 1/4" onyx central drop. The top onyx is curved while the bottom one is flat.
. In excellent vintage condition with only a tiny mark on the back on the opposite side to the artist's signature,