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    Posted 11 months ago

    freiheit
    (1220 items)

    This is a recent find. The beads tested positive for Bakelite. I have a feeling that the original necklace broke and the former owner put it back together with some AB crystal beds. There is no clasp.

    I am thinking of restoring the original Bakelite necklace and using a vintage clasp. There are enough beads for a choker necklace. Does anyone have any suggestions?

    Thanks for looking:)

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    Comments

    1. Ms.CrystalShip Ms.CrystalShip, 11 months ago
      Beautiful Bakelite beads! And you are right, the AB crystals just don’t seem to fit. Mary or Elizabethan will have the ideas you seek! Wonderful find!
    2. freiheit freiheit, 11 months ago
      Thanks for your kind comment, Ms.CrystalShip:)
    3. valentino97 valentino97, 11 months ago
      I would look through your stash (ha ha happily!) to find a proper clasp. And, depending on the color use same color metal beads between the lovely bakelite. Lovely!

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