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Marbled hinge bracelet

American
1935–1940


Accession Number

2018.4205

Medium or Technique

Plastic (phenolic resin), gold-tone metal

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Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

This green and yellow marbled bakelite hinge bracelet has a decorative motif of carved circles on the top. The bracelet is accented by a gold-tone metal ribbon.

Provenance

Between about 1970s and 2018, acquired by Carole Tanenbaum, Toronto, Ontario [see note]; 2018, gift of Carole Tanenbaum to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: This is part of a large collection of costume jewelry given to the MFA in 2018, which had been built over about 40 years.

Credit Line

Gift of Carole Tanenbaum