Mexican sterling silver figural tea ball in shape of a stylized fish, having hinged halves with bail. Made by Los Castillo, Taxco. Marked 698.
This amazing tea ball is 2 5/8" long (without the bail), 1 3/4" wide at the widest and weighs 36.4 grams or 1.17 ozs Troy.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Los Castillo Stylized Fish Form Tea Ball Sterling Silver Mexico