1990s Vintage Yellow Wide Floral Carved Plastic Fakelite Bangle
Embrace a touch of nostalgic charm with this 1990s floral carved fakelite bangle. A cheerful yellow base adorned with dainty blue, green, and red flowers 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: 1.47"
- Walls: 0.48"
- 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. Those little carved dimples are a dead giveaway. Please view the photos carefully.