Gorgeous genuine bakelite (tested) amber / dark orange choker necklace with same size 'matt' round beads and incorporated same bead colour vintage plastic screw clasp.
Condition is good to very good - no signs of damage there are signs of age and a patina overall to be expected. In particular 3-4 beads have some dark marks on them. The clasp is good and action to open and close is smooth. Overall the beads have nice movement and sit nicely on the neckline in a short choker style.
Most likely dates from the Art Deco period or possibly slightly later(?)- lovely honest piece with a weight of 58g with 25 beads in total.
Bakelite test is positive - the beads have an opaque (not marbled) consistency with some genuine weight and chunkiness. Sourced in the South of France.
L 37cm (not including clasp)
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