A pair of Vintage Bakelite dress clip carved very deeply with pineapple carvings and a leaf motif are presented!
Circa 1930's-40's, these Vintage Bakelite dress clips are quite large, each measuring 2 1/2 inches in height and are 1 1/2 inches wide at the widest portion which is toward the middle. They are extremely deep because of the amazing very deep carvings and high relief and each have a depth of 1/2 of an inch. The color is a deep and rich Butterscotch Bakelite and the pronounced carvings cover along the entire surface of this identical pair of Vintage Bakelite dress or fur clips. The carvings and shape of these vintage Bakelite dress clips are classically Art Deco in appearance. The top portion of each Vintage Bakelite dress clip is slightly rounded, culminating in a pointed and symmetrical bottom. The top portion of each of these Vintage Bakelite dress clips have crosshatched pineapple carvings from which emanate large leaves. Each of the leaves also have wonderfully executed carvings. The rich Butterscotch colored Bakelite are a wonderful palate for the amazing and realistic carvings on each of these identical Vintage Bakelite dress clips. We seldom come across such an exquisite pair of Vintage Bakelite dress clips. No matter what angle one chooses to wear this amazing pair of Vintage Bakelite dress clips, the carvings are visible! BE SURE TO SEE ALL PHOTOS.
The clip portions on each of these vintage Bakelite Dress Clips are nice and long and are made of white metal and are in perfect condition and are permanently affixed to the Bakelite clip.
The renowned fashion designer Coco Chanel took the wearing of costume jewelry to a new level of popularity and in addition to other fashionable costume jewelry of the time, she made the Dress Clip so very popular. Vintage dress clips are quite versatile and can be worn in a variety of ways, such as on a collar, dress, 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 as we have shown. They also make a wonderful and unique hair ornament! Collecting vintage Bakelite dress clips is a great way to start collecting Vintage Bakelite jewelry/
These elegant and chic Vintage Bakelite dress clip test positive for Bakelite and each one has a bright and shiny patina. The clip portion on the back is perfect and is free of any rust or corrosion. This identical pair of Vintage Bakelite dress clips are 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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