Vintage Celluloid Jewellery, Green & Pink Pastel Bracelet with Flowers
An exceptionally pretty vintage celluloid bracelet, decorated all round with a pastel floral design of roses, daisies, lily of the valley and chrysanthemums in green and the palest peachy pink. The design would have been moulded and then the detail painted and finished by hand.
The size of the bracelet is I would say is medium, the inside diameter measuring approximately 7 cm, 2 5/8" across. The width of the bracelet is approximately 2 cm, 3/4 inch.
The bracelet is in very good condition with just the most minimal wear and a few dark flecks in the plastic probably from making and a little dust trapped in the intricate design- please see photos where this is just visible. There are some minor marks and scratches on the inside also just visible in the photos.
There is no maker or country of origin indicated on this bangle, it was most likely made during the mid century years between the 1930s and 1960s and is in the style typically made in Japan at that time.
This is a beautiful and interesting bracelet for collectors or display, lovely to wear, gorgeous for a bride.
You probably know, but just to be sure that you are aware, early plastics such as celluloid and bakelite, and also even those made in the 1960s and 1970s, often react to and are irreparably ruined by even the mildest of modern soaps, detergents and even hot water.
This bangle is of course clean and ready to wear.
The final photo includes this bangle with some other celluloid jewellery available separately, this one is the one in the middle, the one on the right has sold.
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