RARE Vintage 1930s BAKELITE Ethnic African Woman Glass Beads & Fabric Brooch PIN
For sale here is a fine vintage 1930s figural hand carved Bakelite ethnic African Woman design brooch pin with intricate necklace and earrings of glass beads on wire and a fabric headdress. Really quite an elaborate design and quite rare! Guaranteed genuine vintage 1930s Bakelite brooch not a reproduction or re-make from old parts. Measures just under 3" by 1-1/2" at widest. Excellent vintage condition overall with some light wear and some discoloration to the back as shown - see my photos for closeups. 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, and I have jewelry design and jewelry-making experience.
If you don't get a response, ask again - sometimes questions get lost in cyberspace. The item "RARE Vintage 1930s BAKELITE Ethnic African Woman Glass Beads & Fabric Brooch PIN" is in sale since Tuesday, December 05, 2017. 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, glass, fabric, metal
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States