Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament
Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament
Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament
Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament
Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament
Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament
Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament
Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament
Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament
Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament

TANE ORFEBRES (worked from c.1955)

Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Bird Table Ornament

c. 1955 Mexico City

Offered by AC Silver

£1,695 gbp
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This exceptional vintage Mexican cast sterling silver table ornament has been realistically modelled in the form of a perched bird* on a branch.

This vintage bird is embellished with details reproducing the fine definition of the bird's plumage and anatomical features.

This silver bird table ornament is further ornamented with the original bead eyes.

The bole perch is embellished with a tree bark texture and incorporates leaf designs, in addition to straying twigs with applied moulded leaves

The hallmarks struck to the underside of this decorative ornament include:

Maker's mark: Tane (Tane Orfebres)
Silver quality/purity mark: Sterling (925/1000)
Eagle mark: 32 (untraced)

* The characteristics of the body reflects that of a Yucatan jay, crow or zanate.

Dimensions

Height 22.7cm/8.9"
Length 16.2cm/6.4"
Width 12.4cm/4.9"
Diameter of foot 9cm/3.5"

Weight

30.9 troy ounces/960g


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This vintage silver bird ornament is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The Mexican hallmarks struck to the underside of the base are very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of vintage silverware.
Maker: Tane Orfebres

Date: Circa 1955

Origin: Mexico City
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A7134 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 22.70 cm (8.94 inches)
Width 12.40 cm (4.88 inches)
Depth 16.20 cm (6.38 inches)
Weight 30.90oz t (960.99g)
Stock Code
A7134
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Mexican sterling silver bird model; an addition to our animal related silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
The Mexican hallmarks struck to the underside of the base are very clear.
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