Huge Cherry Amber Bakelite Pendant 9k Gold Bale Vintage Art Deco c1930.
Fantastic huge cherry amber bakelite pendant with fabulous swirls inside dating from the Art Deco period with a 9ct yellow gold fixing bale ring.
Bakelite beads, necklaces or pendants are a form of early plastic jewelry. They can be worn anytime, anywhere, with anything, by all ages. There are colours to match every outfit and mood, they come in all sizes, shapes and lengths. Bakelite became very popular in the 1930s for beach or town wear as they were such fun and easy to wear. Bakelite comes in many different colours with the cherry amber bakelite being the most desirable.
The 9ct gold bale & pin through the pendant has been tested as it is not marked. The pendant is circular with flatten edges see pictures.
Size including bale 6.5 x 5.0 x 1.1 cm or 2.55 x 2.0 x 0.4 inches.
Weight 33.8 grams or 21.1 penny weight.