Monumental Mexican Silver Necklace by Matilde Eugenia Poulat. Important and rare piece. MUSEUM QUALITY.
Very early circa 1940s.
Correctly signed with Matl's period hallmarks.
Triple hinged medallion with two repousse birds and traditional wire work decorated with faceted amethysts and with coral and turquoise cabochons. Five dangling solid teardrops. Double strand links from the medallion to the jeweled box clasp. Safety chain.
The condition of this necklace is also extraordinary with no missing or damaged stones.
Medallion is 4-3/4" W by 4" H
17-1/2" wearable length.