A unique Vintage Bakelite dress clip, carved very deeply is presented.
Circa 1930's-40's, this Vintage Bakelite dress measures 2 1/2inches in length and is 1 1/2 inch wide at its widest portion which is toward the bottom. The shape and design of this Vintage Bakelite dress clip is quite unusual and almost resembles a tie! It is curved inwards toward the middle making it ideal for use as a vintage clip for a scarf, fur or a hat! It is quite deep, having a depth of slightly over 1/4 of an inch. The color is a stunning butterscotch colored Bakelite. The deep carvings are an abstract free flowing pattern of leaves and diagonal lines, adding to the Art Deco style. The clip on the back is permanently affixed to the vintage Bakelite dress clip via tiny little screws! BE SURE TO SEE ALL PHOTOS.
Famed designer Coco Chanel brought the wearing of "costume jewelry" to a new level and in addition to other costume jewelry of the time, she made famous the Dress Clip. Vintage dress clips are quite versatile and can be worn in a variety of ways, such as on a collar, suit lapel, sweater neck, on a hat or for an even different look, wear it hooked over a chain for the look of a pendant! This particular Vintage Bakelite dress clip will look spectacular worn vertically or horizontally or at an angle.
This chic and elegant Vintage Bakelite dress clip tests positive for Bakelite and has a bright and shiny patina. The clip portion on the back is perfect and is free of any rust or corrosion. The entire Vintage Bakelite dress clip is in mint condition and free of any damage whatsoever and is ready to be worn and enjoyed and will look just stunning!
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