Caroline's Jewelry with a Past is offering an original vintage sterling silver bracelet and earring demi-parure by Margot de Taxco (Margot vanVoorhies Carr) in her design style 5210 and sometimes called the "Silver Hearts" pattern. The centerpiece is a semi round sterling ball in a curled and rolled mounting surrounded by round accent balls. The bracelet features 8 panels linked to allow a flexible movement of the piece. The bracelet is 8" long and has a safety chain which opens the piece an additional 4" when putting on the wrist. The width is of the hearts is 3/4". The closure is a hook and eye style. The piece weighs 38.1 grams. The earrings are 1-3/8" long with a single "heart" center. They are screw backs. The earrings weigh 14.1 grams. The total weight of the 3 pieces is 52.2 grams. The back is of the bracelet is marked "Made in Mexico" + "Sterling" + "Margot de Taxco" + the Eagle 16 mark. One of the earrings is marked "Margot de Taxco" + "5210". The other earring is marked "Made in Mexico" + Sterling + the eagle 16 mark.
The silver content of this piece has been tested using standard accepted testing methods, such as acid testing. The silver is marked "Sterling".
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.