Original Shultz Signed Derivative Bakelite Checkerboard Bangle Bracelet
This is an original Shultz bakelite bangle bracelet with the Derivative Checkerboard design. This bangle features a large central row of checkers flanked with narrower checkered boarders.
Beautiful colors of red, butterscoth, yellow, green, blue, purple and transparent marbleized orange, olive green red etc. Really gorgeous and quite rare.
The Shultzes only use original Bakelite materials and some Lucites. They DO NOT manufacture their own materials. All materials are original from the 1920's to the 1950's.
A sample of this bracelet can be found on page 90 of the Schultz Bakelite Jewelry book by Karima Parry.
The Schultzes have been creating Bakelite jewelry since the 1980's and continue to do so. Their pieces have become very collectible and sought after by Bakelite enthusiasts.
Measurements are as follows:
Inside opening: Approx 8" around.
Outside circle:11" around.
Bracelet is 1" wide
I am medium framed with fairly medium size hands and my wrist is measures at 6.75" around and I can get this bracelet on and off very easily.
Condition is excellent. Other than the signature, there are no scratches, flaws or repairs. It is perfect.
Because of the value of this piece it will ship Priority Mail with tracking and insurance.