1990s Vintage Wide Carved and Pierced Orange Plastic Fakelite Bangle
Embrace a touch of nostalgic charm with this 1990s carved and pierced orange fakelite bangle. A cheerful tangerine orange carved and pierced into a geometric floral design creates a delightful composition. Crafted during a time when Bakelite prices peaked, this bangle cleverly imitates the genuine material. The Simichrome test may yield a positive result, but the presence of distinct carved dimples in the background reveals its true nature as a well-crafted imitation. This piece carries a unique allure, showcasing intricate carvings that diverge from traditional vintage Bakelite designs. Explore the intriguing world of faux Bakelite and its exclusive motifs through this captivating bangle.
This piece comes from a private collection of vintage plastics and Bakelite bracelets, carefully curated over 30 years by a collector in New Orleans. Don't miss your chance to add this unique and striking bangle to your own collection!
- Width: 1.41"
- Walls: 0.25"
- Inside Circumference: 7.75"
- Material: Plastic.
- Brand/maker: Unknown.
Condition: Excellent vintage condition. Slight scratching consistent with normal wear. This will test positive as Bakelite using Simichrome. It is not Bakelite it is FAKE. It fails the hot water test and the density test. Please view the photos carefully.