You are looking at a rare circa 1940s vintage Amber coloured Bakelite turtle pin/brooch. This stunning brooch is an exquisite example of early Bakelite, the turtle pin is beautifully carved from a single piece of reddish brown bakelite, with details of the shell and face that are sharp and clear and very effective.
The pin measures approximately 2 inches in length and 1 ½ inches in width. It is a lovely piece and the first one of its kind to come through my hands in a very long time. The item "Vintage Carved Bakelite Turtle Brooch, Bakelite Brooch, Figural Turtle Brooch Pin" is in sale since Sunday, January 13, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Other Vintage Jewellery".
v-29" and is located in Tetbury. This item can be shipped worldwide.