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Vintage Black Bakelite & Reverse Carved Lucite Banjo Brooch: This fabulous vintage brooch features a figural banjo hand crafted with a black bakelite fret board and a reverse carved and painted lucite body. The fret board has 4 strings that connect to the body with metal pegs. The brooch is detailed and extremely well made. We do not know who made these brooches, but they were not factory production pieces and are relatively scarce. The brooch measures 4 by 1 3/4" and other than some very normal age wear to the lucite is in excellent condition. This brooch is shown on page 230 in "American Costume Jewelry N-Z - Art & Industry 1935-1950" by Roberto & Carla Brunialti.
Vintage Trifari Dark Red Marbled Lucite Bangle Bracelet: This vintage bracelet from Trifari features deep red lucite marbled with black. It is banded with two ribbed gold tone rings. Classic and elegant, it will look great by itself or work with a stack of bangles! The bracelet is 3/8" wide and has an inner diameter of 2 1/2". It is signed Trifari (c).
Vintage Trifari Marbled Brown Lucite Circle Brooch: This elegant vintage Trifari brooch features a curve of rich marbled brown lucite wrapped in a circle of high polished gold tone metal. The brooch measures 1 7/8 by 1" and is signed Trifari (c).
Vintage Lisner Iconic Green Molded Thermoset & Rhinestone Bracelet Earring Set: This iconic vintage bracelet and earring set from Lisner features two shades of green molded thermoset plastic leaves accented with sparkling deep green rhinestones in gold plated metal. The bracelet measures 7 1/4" by 1" and the clip back earrings measure 1 1/2" long by 3/4" wide. The set is signed Lisner and is in excellent condition with no wear to the plating that I can find. Each piece is signed Lisner (c).
Vintage Featherlite or Bubblelite Orchid Brooch with Rhinestones: This vintage 1950's orchid brooch is crafted from a celluloid material called Featherlite or Bubblelite. The molded orchid is set with glittering rhinestones, one stone has a slightly darkened spot, but is still brilliant with plenty of sparkle. The brooch is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks. The brooch measures 2 1/2 by 2".
Vintage West Germany Orange Faceted Lucite flower Brooch: This wonderful vintage flower brooch from West Germany features faceted kite shaped transparent orange lucite outer petals with clear briollete lucite inner petals. The center of the flower is orange lucite capped with gold tone filigree. The petals are wired on the gold tone base. the brooch measures 2" and is signed West Germany.
Huge Vintage Reverse Carved & Painted Lucite Swordfish Brooch: Offered for your consideration is this very large vintage reverse carved swordfish or sailfish brooch. The brooch features clear lucite embellished with carved cross hatching on the body of the fish, and blue paint accents on the fins and sword. The clasp is sunk into the lucite, and an open C-clasp. This piece measures 4 1/2 by 3 1/2" and is in near mint condition. Fabulous!
Enormous Vintage Cellulose Acetate Purple & Magenta Flower Brooch: This vintage cellulose acetate flower brooch is absolutely enormous! Layered with ruffled petals in transparent purple and magenta pink and centered with sparkling pink rhinestones heat set in plastic, this huge and wonderful brooch makes a fashion statement no one can ignore! The brooch measures 4 " across and stands 1 1/2" tall. These wonderful pieces are becoming harder to find, and of course, is unsigned.
Vintage 1970's Black Lucite Tribal Gold Spiral Metal Overlay Clamper Bracelet: This impressive vintage lucite bracelet is thick, wide and well made. The lucite is black as pitch and overlaid with a tribal motif of spirals, triangles and waves in brass metal. The metal is set in, not glued on. The bracelet hinge is tight and works well. The bracelet is 1 1/4" wide, with an interior diameter of 2 1/4 by 1 7/8". Circa 1970's.
Vintage Cellulose Acetate Geometric Clip Earrings: These vintage cellulose acetate clip on earrings feature a black background with a geometric white and caramel speckled inlay design. Large and in charge, they measure 2 1/8 by 1 1/2". The lightness of the cellulose acetate plastic makes them easy to wear. The design reminds me of a fox, but you may see something totally different. The condition is excellent with secure clip backs. They are unsigned.
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