03-16-2010 03-16-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2496 Boston
March 16, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Bakelite Bracelet, Flamand, Paris

$652$550
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2496 Location: Boston Date / Time: March 16, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Bakelite Bracelet, Flamand, Paris, the gold tone cuff with green Bakelite and white stone surmount, interior circ. 6 in., signed, box inscribed "Ma petite etoile Gina Taybery(?)," (split to Bakelite).

Note: In the 1930s Flamand made several Bakelite bracelets as promotional devices for films, including one model for Josephine Baker's ZouZou.
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

Paris, Gina Taybery, promotional devices, Josephine Baker