VINTAGE Bakelite brooch appears to have been hand carved. Abstract, decorated figure of a head. Is it perhaps an Aztec god? Your guess is as good as mine!
Measures 2" tall by 3" across with a thickness of 1/2 in some places. Caramel to orange in color with red mouth and white eye and teeth. Eye and mouth appear to have been glued on.Representation of six feathers on head. String streamers on head are missing portions of their black plastic coverings. Decorated with five small metal tacks and a metal flower ornament.
Simple silver-colored pin with glue residue on back. Condition is good considering the advanced age of this item.
Rare, unusual, one of a kind piece of Bakelite jewelry. The item "RARE Vintage Bakelite Brooch Pin Abstract Head Aztec God Unusual One of A Kind" is in sale since Tuesday, May 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Costume\Bakelite, Vintage Plastics\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "madelynscollection" and is located in Groton, Connecticut.
This item can be shipped to United States.