Los Castillo Taxco, Mexico Mid-Century Brass Inlaid Stones Door or Drawer Handle

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This magnificent door or drawer pull was hand-wrought by the master craftsmen of Los Castillo in Taxco, Mexico during their glory days of the 1950s. The handle was executed in solid brass with inlaid turquoise and stone creating a Brutalist yet very elegant piece. Signed and numbered 156 on the back.

Measurements:
21 3/4" long
2 1/2" wide
2 1/4" deep
9 1/2" between screw holes.
Details
Creator
Los Castillo (Maker)
Of the Period
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
Mexico
Date of Manufacture
1950s
Period
1950-1959
Materials and Techniques
Hand-Crafted   Brass
Turquoise
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
21.75 in. H x 2.25 in. W x 2.75 in. D
55 cm H x 6 cm W x 7 cm D
Dealer Location
Miami, FL
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU83016925003
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2007
Located in Miami, FL
Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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