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Bakelite Costume Jewelry86 of 156Bakelite bangleEarly plastic or Bakelite pendant
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Posted 1 year ago

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Antiquehun…
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Hello I have what I think is Bakelite bangles don't know much about them as these are the only two I have bought but am hoping to learn a bit more from someone who knows about Bakelite . I think the could be deco but need help please
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  1. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 1 year ago
    I typically do the 409 test... Just take a Qtip and wipe a very small area. If it's bakelite, it will turn yellow very quickly... Otherwise it is not bakelite. I typically wash the 409 area very quickly... If it's a very old piece with string that may get damaged with washing... Then just wipe it with a clean towel...
    Some people don't like this test, but it's the only thing that I find useful.

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