Hector Aguilar Lyre Bracelet Sterling TAXCO Mexico
This beautiful handwrought Aguilar “Hector Aguilar” bracelet is an iconic design, featured on page 104
of Morrill and Berk’s book Mexican Silver.
He called this particular design “Lyre.”
He is the one who invented the three ball swivel hinge design between the links.
Crafted of 940 sterling silver, higher purity than the sterling standard,
it is comprised of 8 lyrical links alternating with a triple bead detail.
Hallmarked “Taxco, 940,” and the Aguilar’s “HA” logo
Measures Approximately 7 inches long by 1/2 inch wide, with a safety chain snap in box clasp
Total Approx. Weight 49 grams dwt31
Hector Aguilar The most famous and respected of all the masters of silver jewelry based in Taxco, Mexico during the 1930’s – 1950’s decades.