Collecting Art Plastic Jewelry: Identification and Price Guide

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Krause Publications, Jan 17, 2005 - Antiques & Collectibles - 256 pages
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Art plastic jewelry is beautiful, fun and highly collectible. This unique and flamboyant jewelry was made from various types of plastics: Bakelite, Lucite, thermoplastic, celluloid, vinyl and hard plastic, and can be difficult to identify and price without the help of this detailed reference - Collecting Art Plastic Jewelry.

&break;&break;This colorful book gives readers a detailed look at 600 pieces of collectible art plastic jewelry, complete with current pricing, descriptions and history behind each piece. Featuring tips on collecting, art plastic jewelry enthusiasts won't find a more comprehensive reference on the market!

 

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This is both a lovely and informative guide to plastic jewelry. The pictures are in themselves reason enough to buy the book: large and in full color. Each is accompanied by a typical price. Prices ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
5
History
6
Types of Plastic
10
Identification Tests
16
Vintage Designers
17
Modern Designers
18
How To Collect
20
Price Guide
21
Bibliography
252
About the Author
253
Index
254
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