Rafael Melendez Aztec Agave Vintage Taxco Brooch
Very nice circular brooch by Rafael Melendez (1911-1980) displaying a centered Aztecan agave design on an open field. Marked with Melendez's later conjoined RM mark (see photo) indicating a post 1942 production period (as explained by Hougart this date has yet to be confirmed). Also marked Taxco and 980.
Dimensions: Diameter 1 3/4 inches (45 mm). Weight: 19.1 grams.
Inventory ID: 1242