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    Bakelite Jewelry: The Art of the Carver (Hardback) By (author) Lyn Tortoriello, By (author) Deborah Lyons

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    DescriptionVintage carved Bakelite jewelry, from the great style era of the 1930s and 1940s, remains a highly sought-after category of collectible interest worldwide. From ever-popular bangles and hinged bracelets, to pins, dress clips, buckles, pendants, and earrings, these little works of art are endlessly satisfying. The great carved pieces are hard to find, valuable, and much coveted. An eye-popping array of over 1,000 vintage jewelry items in carved Bakelite is explored. Organized to highlight their many patterns and brilliant colors, these little gems of fashion are displayed in over 300 detailed color photographs. This jewel box of a book honors the art and painstaking craft of carving Bakelite into fun and interesting personal adornments. Admire it, collect it, and enjoy it!


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    Title
    Bakelite Jewelry
    Subtitle
    The Art of the Carver
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Lyn Tortoriello, By (author) Deborah Lyons
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 187
    Width: 226 mm
    Height: 279 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 1,300 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780764329142
    ISBN 10: 0764329146
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: ANT
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.9
    BIC subject category V2: WCP
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/1940
    Ingram Subject Code: AO
    Libri: I-AO
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/1930
    BISAC V2.8: ANT021000, ANT038000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15810
    DC21: 688.2
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 688.2
    Thema V1.0: WCP
    Illustrations note
    300 color photos
    Publisher
    Schiffer Publishing Ltd
    Imprint name
    Schiffer Publishing Ltd
    Publication date
    28 May 2008
    Publication City/Country
    Atglen