A Mexican silver, copper and hardstone centerpiece and matching pair of three-light candelabra, Emilia Castillo, Taxco, circa 1995
centerpiece with oval spot-hammered bowl raised on a pierced floral and foliate copper base inlaid with malachite, lapis lazuli, jasper and alabaster; candelabra on weighted spot-hammered base, copper stem and arms with verdigris finish, stem applied with matching floral sprays, urns formed as flowerheads
marked on bases EMILIA CASTILLO / MEXICO M.R. and numbered T0-85
length of bowl 20 3/4 in.; height of candelabra 16 3/4 in.
52.7; 42.6 cm