Bakelite Bracelets

Bakelite Bangle Avon Color Go Round Bakelite Bracelets Simichrome Tested Colorful Bakelite Tube Bangles 1960s Avon Jewelry


$35.00

  • Details
    Bakelite bangle Avon Color-Go-Round Bakelite Bracelets

    * These colorful bakelite tube bangles were marketed by Avon in the 1960's along with matching rings and earrings. The bakelite itself was manufactured in the 1920's and 30's, but even after the production of bakelite was discontinued there were tons of it stored in warehouses. In the 60's many jewelry manufacturers used this leftover material to create new pieces. The green bangle is marbled with yellow and the brownish bangle is a gorgeous end of day marble with caramel, dark brown and yellow. The brown bangle is a solid dark chocolate and the yellow one is subtly marbled transparent and opaque lemon yellow. All 4 bangles have a great glossy finish.

    * Each of the bangles are 3/8" in diameter and have the standard 2 1/2" diameter opening.

    * All of the bangles are in excellent vintage condition with no cracks, chips or visible scratches.

    * Each bangle tests positive for bakelite using simichrome polish and hot water.

    Alone or stacked, these bangles add a colorful accent to any outfit and will be shipped in a gift box.

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