Philadelphia cuff bracelet
Medium or Technique
Plastic (phenolic resin)
Not On View
This “Philadelphia style” cuff bracelet is composed of five colors of bakelite which have been laminated together to create a geometric, striped motif.
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.
Gift of Carole Tanenbaum