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Reverse carved bakelite bracelet


Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Plastic (phenolic resin), metal

Not On View


Bracelets and armlets

This reverse carved apple juice bakelite bracelet is painted to depict yellow, blue, red, pink, and white flowers on a long, green vine.


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