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Two brown Bakelite bangles
One light brown with three domed sections, with alternating angled reticulation, 4/8" thick, 7/8"wide, 1/2"inside, the other chocolate brown with geometric crescent and stippled carving, 7/8" wide, 2 1/2" inside
From the Rodrigo J. Mouré Estate, of Bowling Green, VA. Mr. Mouré, a pioneer in the plastic jewelry industry in the 1930s, opened the Manhattan Bakelite company, Alta Novelty, with his brother Robert, in 1936. Alta Novelty supplied jewelry to numerous exclusive department stores on Fifth Avenue, as well as stores in Boston, Los Angeles, and Neiman Marcus in Texas.

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11: Two brown Bakelite bangles

Estimate $150 - $200Feb 21, 2003
Morris Plains, NJ, USA