This bakelite bangle is a true dark green in color, marbled throughout with yellowish green. This type of bakelite is called "catalin," named for the Chicago company that invented it. It dates from mid-century and passes the tests for bakelite. It is 7/8" wide, flat inside and rounded outside, 1/4" thick, and average in size. It's inside diameter is 2 1/2;" its inner circumference is 7 3/4." The bracelet is smoothly polished with no damage, wear, or scratches.

ITEM ID
213YD-2
ITEM TYPE
Vintage
COLOR
Green
STYLE
Art Deco, Modernist
MATERIAL
Plastic, Bakelite, Early Plastics
TYPE
Estate
ITEM SIZE
7/8" wide, 1/4" thick, 7 3/4" inside circumference, 2 1/2" inside diameter

Turtle Creek Antiques, Inc.

Wide Green Catalin Bakelite Bangle Bracelet

$76

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