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Maciel ~Large Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Running Rooster Brooch in Repousse

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This vintage chicken on the move brooch was made in Mexico City by famed silver shop Maciel. The rooster measures about 3 1/2 inches from the top of its head to the tip of its toes and about 2 1/4 inches across and weighs 21 grams. Overall it's in good vintage condition with age appropriate wear. There is a small ding towards the bottom of the roosters chest (on the second picture, there is a tiny black spec at the bottom of the chickens breast.. at 6 o'clock). It's small and mentioned for accuracy. This is hallmarked with a partially covered up hallmark that was used from 1940-1948. What a great find!
Maciel was known for it's high end silverware as well as jewelry and was in operation from 1930-1970. Most of the cuff bracelets sold by Maciel were done in the repousse style, just like this brooch.


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5 out of 5 stars
Mar 19, 2018
Item was exactly as described; shipped quickly; and packaged well. Thanks again!
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5 out of 5 stars
Mar 15, 2018
This was such a cute little cat and beautifully made! I bought it for my Mother In Laws birthday and she loved it. Delivery prompt as usual.
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International shipping varies depending on where it's going and the weight of the packaged item. For each additional item I charge $.50.

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All of what you will find here has been previously owned. As with all vintage jewelry, you should expect to find this jewelry worn, lightly scratched, and tarnished. Any major problems with the jewelry listed will be addressed in pictures and in description. We will never try to intentionally deceive a Buyer. I do polish some of the items, but not all. Generally if the piece has an even patina, I leave it alone. On the items I do polish, I often do not polish the back side. If you have specific questions, please send us an email.

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Paul Barratt

Maciel ~Large Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Running Rooster Brooch in Repousse

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  • Vintage item from the 1940s
  • Materials: Sterling, silver
  • Feedback: 612 reviews
  • Favorited by: 27 people
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