Width 1-1/3" and 1/4" thick. Well, the first thing to determine is how rare is this Bakelite bracelet? From shop MyDadsAtticStore. I always thought that Butterscotch Bakelite was a solid color like Creamed Corn but less yellow more toward brown. ... small Art Deco German bakelite box / vessel with a lid features three connecting round disks that are end of the day colors in yellows and brown. - violet turned to brown, and - blue turned to green, to name a few. Bakelite comes in various shades of red, green, black, butterscotch, cream, orange, brown, root beer (brown translucent swirl), apple juice (translucent pale yellow) and my favorite-blue or turquoise. Width 2 inches. 464 Views Message 6 of 24 The article emphasized that Bakelite came in various forms. Yes, there are imitations of Bakelite. Radio Retailing Magazine listed it in their June, 1937 issue with four colors offered - black, walnut, white and red. It is made of Durez not Bakelite and is therefore somewhat more brittle. I have a large collection of buttons, as well as some beautiful kitchen utensils. I have a large collection of buttons, as well as some beautiful kitchen utensils. But Bakelite, the plastic jewelry that emerged in the 1920s, was a triumph for the twentieth century; it didn’t pretend to be anything but what it was. Dec 23, 2019 - I love Bakelite, especially the colors (there are over 100 of them). ... it is obviously quite rare to find a piece that is … Bakelite brought something new to jewelry: radiant colors in a material that could be easily molded, carved, and assembled. This set consists of a Olive green, Chocolate /brown, Black and Butterscotch bracelets each of which is a full 1 inch wide. And the way we do that is by saying, how many colors does it have? ... SHULTZ Gray and Multi-Color Ovals Bakelite Bangle Bracelet signed. $4.20 shipping. Since the 1990s, many pieces made of authentic, old Bakelite have been produced by artisans. The range of colors available included "black, brown, red, yellow, green, gray, blue, and blends of two or more of these". SHULTZ bakelite checked pink, blue, cloud white and clear three-row bangle for the smaller wrist, as it is only 2-1/4" across. Not all Bakelite is this valuable, however. Some of these are similar in style to older pieces, and they will test as Bakelite.These are usually highly carved pieces, bangle bracelets with dots, and other desirable styles. Real Bakelite is heavier and has a specific scent. Polishing Bakelite is a debated topic, please research the value of your piece before cleaning it. Well, this one only has one color. Check out our rare bakelite color selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops. Cheaper and lighter plastics are often used today and are called Bakelite to try and capitalize on its popularity. Centuries later the Iron Age introduced iron as the material of choice. C $20.00 shipping ... VTG RARE RUSSIAN DESK ALARM CLOCK BAKELITE "VITIAZ " Vityaz SOVIET UNION USSR. The bracelet is a beautiful marbled blend of dark purple, butterscotch and custard colors. Log in. It was one of the first synthetic plastics ever to be produced. Vintage Bakelite Rare Matched Set of 4 Bangle Bracelets This is a set of 4 FOUR matched vintage Bakelite bangle bracelets. Buy now for $0.00, SHULTZ bakelite green and multi-color rows and dangling laminated heart brooch, 2". I love Bakelite, especially the colors (there are over 100 of them). By the 1920s Bakelite had entered the field of jewelry design, with its iconic luminescent bracelets proving an overnight success. Free shipping on many items ... Rare Shultz Bakelite Aquarium Bangle. Brooch Depicting a mailbox with swing top suspending four painted envelopes. Bakelite was designated a National…, Martha Sleeper/Ocean Voyage bakelite brooch. 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