SOLD Vintage 50s Mexican Rosette Turquoise Bead + Alpaca 3d Floral Necklace
Mexican Vintage Jewellery
Lovely 50's 3d Rosette Necklace
Delicate raised 3d rosette necklace. Simple j-clasp and seven tiny rosettes that lead to a circular floret motif with turquoise coloured beads at the centre. Sweet 1950's piece of Mexican jewellery.
45cm (excluding rosette which is Centrepiece 2.5cm x 2.5cm
Alpaca, Art Glass
Spectacular vintage condition. Shows mild wear commensurate with age, no dings or chips, will come with some patina, as level of polish is a matter of taste.
About this Piece
Alpaca is the common name for a metal alloy that contains a combination of metals - usually copper and nickel (sometimes zinc, tin or cadmium), sometimes referred to a Mexican Silver or Nickel Silver. The most common formulation is 60% copper, 20% nickel and 20% zinc.