RARE Vintage 1930s Art Deco Geometric Marbled Apple Juice BAKELITE Brooch PIN
For sale here is a truly rare and wonderful authentic Art Deco vintage 1930s geometric design Bakelite brooch pin in transparent marbled apple-juice Bakelite with carved and overdyed decoration in black and red. This design is pictured in the original Bakelite Jewelry book in the Art Deco section near the beginning of the book. Guaranteed authentic vintage 1930s 40s Bakelite and not a reproduction or re-make from old parts. Original inset pin mechanism as expected from this era. Measures 3-5/8" long by 7/8" wide. Excellent vintage condition with just fine light wear as shown - see my photos for close-ups. Please read my terms and'fine print' below. I've been in the vintage/collectible business for over 35 years. I'm on the list of advisers for both the second and third editions of Warman's Jewelry by the late great Christie Romero. I was a founding member for the online discussion group Silver Forum and the Modern Silver website with Marbeth Schon.
I was a contributing author for the traveling exhibition and accompanying book, "William Spratling, and the Mexican Silver Renaissance" edited by Penny Morrill. I'm a gemologist, with jewelry design and jewelry fabrication experience. If you don't get a response, ask again - sometimes questions get lost in cyberspace. The item "RARE Vintage 1930s Art Deco Geometric Marbled Apple Juice BAKELITE Brooch PIN" is in sale since Sunday, April 8, 2018.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Costume\Bakelite, Vintage Plastics\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "cpkapty" and is located in Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Material: Bakelite
- Country of Manufacture: United States