Vintage Antonio Pineda Zig Zag Necklace 970 sterling silver may be for Tiffany & Co (see end of description.) This is a stunning neck piece with various sized sections - larger in the front and tapering to the back for ultimate comfort. As the photos show, they are three dimensional large sterling links that are flexible and conform to the neck. The necklace has a very strong clasp also shown in the photos. Is an exceptional vintage piece with fabulous presence. It is necklace of real substance and beaut. Hallmarked with Eagle 121, CM 970 inside of Taxco Mexico. He sold to Tiffany & Co using this hallmark.
CONDITION: Excellent condition with nice tight and safe clasp, links in good order. Only drawback is that it needs to be restrung intact but certain section aren't sitting flat because they are disconnected from the next link. I have taken $300.00 off but it will cost under $100.00 to have it done based on past experience. I'd do it but I live in a small town and the jeweler would take forever to get to it.
SIZE: The longest link is 1 1/2 inches and tapers to 3/4 inches. The length is approx. 17 inches and sits on the nape of the neck and rests gently on the shoulders or base of the neck.
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Antonio Pineda Zig Zag Necklace - MCM Taxco Mexico - Mexican 970 Sterling Silver - Vintage Modernist - Hallmarked Pineda
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