Los Castillo Mixed Metal Box Metals, malachite, turquoise, wood Taxco, Mexico, mid-20th century Hinged lid decorated with abstracted butterflies in copper, brass, and silvery metal on ground of pieced blue and green hardstones, set on square copper feet, interior lined with "rosewood," stamped mark Los Castillo Taxco 277, 8 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 1 in. Estimate $800-1,200
No visible damage or repairs.
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