Caroline's Jewelry with a Past is offering a sterling silver brooch by Margot de Taxco (Margot vanVoorhies Carr) in her design style #5200 and called, "Ballerina". The brooch features a lovely toe dancing ballerina facing left. It is 1-1/2" tall X 1-1/8" wide (maximum dimensions). The closure is a secure and heavy safety clasp. The piece weighs 7.0 grams. The brooch is marked "Margot de Taxco" + "Sterling" + "Made in Mexico" + "5200" + the Eagle 16 bell style mark.
The silver content of this piece has been tested using standard accepted testing methods, such as acid testing. The silver is marked "Sterling". There is an aged patina on the item.
When you own vintage handmade jewelry, you wear a design that is unique and represents the artist's vision. It is made by a skilled craftsman and can have features which are only found in this piece. The jewelry may exhibit the marks of the craftsman. It will not be perfect. The jewelry will show age appropriate tarnish, unless we state otherwise.
Rhythmic Margot de Taxco Ballerina Brooch c. 1955