Hello! I came across this nice big heavy basin and am not having any luck with the touch marks on it. I suspect the piece is from Mexico and appears to have age to it.
It measures 12" wide x 2" high. There appears to be marks stamped on both the underside:
And on the top:
As you can see, there isn't much to go on. Here's a closeup of one of the handles:
And a pic showing the full back:
I'd appreciate any and all feedback. I'm mostly interested in discovering if this is indeed a piece of early Mexican silver.
Thanks for looking. Tim :-P
PS: This thing weighs a pound!