Mexican Woven-gold Bracelet, ca. 1955
In the early '60s, my father went to Mexico City with a group of men and my uncle. He purchased this bracelet, and my uncle was very upset at my father because he then had to purchase a bracelet for my Aunt Ziemma. I always thought that they were Aztec warriors. I would hold it as a child, and I would want to be in this place that these figures were. To me, it was magic. I love this bracelet.
I ran over to the guys over at tribal arts.
Yes, and I was scared that you were going to tell me it wasn't gold.
And we did confirm the fact that it's absolutely from Mexico.
And the good news is, it is gold.
At auction today...
...I feel like it would probably be somewhere around $2,500 to $3,500.
Oh, that's beautiful, thank you.
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