Bakelite Bracelet Carved Red Cherries on Celluloid Chain
* This is a fabulous 1930's bracelet made with big glossy red carved Bakelite cherries hung on a pinkish red celluloid chain. There are 4 sets of two cherries that attach to the chain with a single brass "O"ring. All of the cherries are carved with a stylized crack that starts at the top of the cherry and goes to the middle. Each pair of cherries has two green plastic leaves attached next to them, one on either side. There is also one green leaf at each end of the bracelet. The closure is a big brass thumb ring. This is a great piece of collectible Bakelite jewelry that really makes a statement when worn.
* The overall length of this bracelet is 8", but it can be made shorter by attaching the thumb ring further down on the chain. Each cherry is at least 7/8" in diameter and the plastic leaves are 1" long.
* This spectacular Bakelite bracelet is in very good vintage condition, with no chips, cracks or visible scratches to the cherries or leaves. All of the loops on the celluloid chain are firmly closed and the closure is most likely original to the piece and in good working condition. The only flaw to this bracelet is the missing green wrapping on the strings, which is really common to these pieces.
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