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Large Emilia Castillo Silverplate-Mounted Alabaster Center Bowl

contemporary, Taxco, Mexico, the oblong bowl and conforming plinth carved from a single piece of alabaster, the plinth decorated with a band of cutwork and chased silverplate lizards.
h. 6-1/4", l. 31-1/2", w. 11-3/4"

Estimate $500-800

**In overall good condition. Some light wear to the silvering in small spots on the lizards; one missing its onyx eye. Natural imperfections in the alabaster, but no breaks or chips. Marked on the underside "Emilia Castillo / TO-85 / Mexico M.R. / Plateado" and additionally inscribed "Emilio Castillo".

Sold for $938
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