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Keepsake Jewelry & Trinket Box Collection: Elegante

Exclusive Collection:  Hand-Crafted in Mexico

Our Elegante jewelry, trinket and keepsake box is the largest of our hand-tooled artisan Tesoro collection, and is a stunning decor item or treasure box.

Designed and created by San Miguel de Allende, Mexico Artesana Ruth Cortez Hernandez, each box in our collection is completely hand shaped, etched and tooled.  

Each box is made from Alpaca Silver, and lined with quality velvet.

Each box is custom-crafted and one-of-a-kind; your purchase will have variations in engraving and tooling patterns.

Dimensions: 3" W x 8" L x 2" W

What is Alpaca Silver?

Alpaca Silver is not traditional sterling, it is a blend of nickel, copper and zinc.  It is used frequently across Europe and Latin America, as it is sturdy, lustrous and holds its sheen without tarnishing.  Other names around the world for this beautiful metal is Nickel silver, Mailechort, German silver, Argentan, new silver, nickel brass, albata, alpacca, and more.