EXCEPTIONAL VINTAGE RICH CHERRY AMBER BAKELITE BEAD NECKLACE. Presenting a stunning long strand of graduated faceted cherry amber bakelite beads. This exquisite strand dates to circa 1920. These stunning beads have all the qualities that are highly prized in cherry amber bakelite necklaces. These impressive beads have a magnificent rich colour, and a brilliant translucency in various lighting conditions.
Their stunning faceted surfaces beautifully accentuate the rich lustrous finish of the bakelite reflecting the intensity of the colour into radiant red prisms of light. These exceptional beads have a most striking resonance of colour with the light passing through. This lovely strand are a beautiful example of quality rich cherry amber bakelite, perfectly embodying all of the style and elegance of the art deco period. It is easy to see why these highly desirable beads are so sought after.
They are breathtaking to hold and an absolute joy to wear. These exquisite 1920s beads test positive to bakelite. SIZE: This impressively long strand measures approx 88cms in length excluding the clasp.
This necklace is composed of 59 individual beads, graduating smoothly in size. The large central focal bead is of an impressive size measuring approx 28mms in length and 21mms in width. The next two largest beads flanking the central bead are also of an impressive size measuring 25.5mms length x 19.5mms width.
WEIGHT: This necklace has a total weight of 70 grams. CONDITION: These magnificent beads are presented in excellent vintage condition, retaining a brilliant rich and lustrous finish. There are no chips or cracks to the beads.
The beads are strung onto a double strand of brown coloured cotton with the first three beads individually knotted into place. The cotton remains strong and secure. This fine necklace has been very well cared for and presents spectacularly! While we have attempted to capture the true essence and beauty of this magnificent strand, one can only fully experience the true splendor and amazing intensity and richness of colour of these exquisite beads in real life!! This exquisite cherry amber bakelite necklace would make an outstanding addition to any vintage Art Deco era jewellery or bakelite collection.
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The item "LONG LENGTH 1920s ART DECO FACETED CHERRY AMBER BAKELITE BEAD NECKLACE 70 grams" is in sale since Wednesday, September 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "threetreefrogs" and is located in melbourne.
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