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Black Bakelite & Diamanté Dangle Earrings

Black Bakelite & Diamanté Dangle Earrings

USD$195.00

Additional information

Maker

Unsigned

Size

2" x 1/2"

Condition

Excellent

Date

1920s

Marks

"STERLING" on screws

The drops of these unusual Art Deco black Bakelite (or other plastic from the 1920s) earrings are embellished with a silver painted design and inlaid diamanté. A sterling chain connects each drop to a diamanté-centered black bead designed to adorn the earlobe. These all-original screw-back earrings can be modified for pierced ears. Light-weight and easy to wear, this fun pair works well for off-duty and business-casual wear. Scroll down to see a selection of Art Deco bracelets to wear with these jewels.

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