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3 edition of Bakelite found in the catalog.

Bakelite

Patrick Cook

Bakelite

an illustrated guide to collectable bakelite objects

by Patrick Cook

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Published by Apple Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementPatrick Cook and Catherine Slessor ; contributor, Gad Sassower.
ContributionsSlessor, Catherine., Sassower, Gad.
The Physical Object
Pagination128p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17429504M
ISBN 101850762201

Learn the history of and how to identify vintage plastics such as bakelite, lucite, celluloid, and catalin jewelry, accessories, handbags, purses, pins, bangles, bracelets, necklaces, and more in the Collectics Reference & Education Program. Buy vintage plastics on the Bakelite & Lucite and Accessories pages of the Collectics Online Consignment Shop & Antiques Mall. Bakelite jewelry (most of which was originally marketed as Catalin) goes way beyond stacks of bangles in solid popular plastic adornment was made in transparent versions, reversed carved, resin washed, and clad with metal among other variations.

Bakelite is a trade name taken from its inventor, Leo Baekeland, who invented Bakelite in Bakelite is made from carbolic acid (phenol) and formaldehyde and is referred to as a phenolic resin. Bakelite was the first thermosetting plastic. That means once a Bakelite product is formed, it will not change shape or melt under heat. Plastics.   'The Bakelite Jewelry Book' by Corinne Davidov and Ginny Redington Dawes. 'Collecting Art Plastic Jewelry' by Leigh Leshner and 'Bakelite Jewelry' by Donna Wassertrom & Leslie Pina. Although I love your book, Corinne and Ginny, I am envious to the point of pettiness about the photo of you two at the back.

  Under: Philco restoration notebook, there is a link to the Philco Tech section, a thread labeled "Philco Bakelite block condenser data, then Ron put a link to a PDF file which is an original publication from Philco dated which lists all old obsolete Bakelite part numbers (all of mine in question are there) and a suitable replacement part. : The Bakelite Jewelry Book () by Corinne Davidov; Ginny Redington Dawes and a great selection of similar New, /5(12).


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Bakelite by Patrick Cook Download PDF EPUB FB2

A great array of Bakelite pieces, through the eras and accross the seas. With plenty of examples of brooches, necklaces, novelties, and my personal favourite, bangles, the book offers more than just pages of pretty pictures (although it has these too!) by giving a comprehensive history of WHY the different styles & designs were popular at the by: 1.

out of 5 stars Bakelite Jewelry: Good * Better * Best. Reviewed in the United States on J Verified Purchase.

The book is excellent, well illustrated and easy to read. Terrible packing by Amazon - just loose in a large box, so the corners of the book got damaged. Have sent messages to Amazon on many occasions about this sort of /5(10).

The Bakelite Jewelry Book by Corinne Davidov; Bakelite Bangle: Price & Identification Guide by Karima Parry; Value and Worth. The value of Bakelite depends on the piece, and the demand for specific collectibles is an ever-changing thing. Search for Bakelite on eBay to get an idea of current pricing.

Read the descriptions carefully—some are Author: Carly Wickell. Carved Butterscotch Bakelite Bangle Bracelet. +$ shipping. - Carved Butterscotch Bakelite Bangle Bracelet. VINTAGE 'S BAKELITE HEAVIY CARVED BROWN BRACELET BANGLE.

+$ shipping. - VINTAGE 'S BAKELITE HEAVIY CARVED BROWN BRACELET BANGLE. Vintage Bakelite Yellow.5" carved Bangle Bracelet. See testing photos.

+$. Barbara Daly Baekeland (Septem – Novem ) was a wealthy American socialite who was murdered by her son, Antony "Tony" Baekeland. She was the ex-wife of Brooks Baekeland, who was the grandson of Leo Baekeland, inventor of Bakelite plastic.

She was murdered at her London home when her son Antony stabbed her with a kitchen knife, killing Cause of death: Murder by stabbing.

Bakelite jewelry was popular during The Depression because it was decorative, fun, and very affordable. The photos, the detailed information, and the indispensable price guide will provide beginner and connoisseur collector alike with all that is needed in the hunt for Rating: % positive.

The book not only gives details on all known Philco bakelite blocks, but also covers Philco metal can condensers and tone controls made between andalso.

These also have capacitors embedded in high temperature wax, and the repair procedure for these is much the same as rebuilding a bakelite block. Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates.

The Bakelite Jewelry Book book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. During recent years, the Bakelite jewelry of the s has /5. Shop bakelite tables and other bakelite furniture from the world's best dealers at 1stdibs.

Global shipping available. Stunning s figured walnut Art Deco coffee/ book table. This is a really stylish period piece in fabulous condition with great figured walnut all. Bakelite, trademarked synthetic resin invented in by Belgian-born American chemist Leo Hendrik Baekeland.

A hard, infusible, and chemically resistant plastic, Bakelite was based on a chemical combination of phenol and formaldehyde (phenol-formaldehyde resin), two compounds that were derived. Bakelite by the Sea. likes. Our Facebook page is designed to put a more personal touch on our Bakelite bracelet business by sharing with you our newest ers: - Explore fitzsallie's board "Bakelite Bracelets", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Plastic jewelry, Vintage jewelry and Bracelets pins. Get this from a library. The bakelite jewelry book. [Corinne Davidov; Ginny Redington Dawes; Steven Mark Needham] -- Presents a collection of the finest pieces of Bakelite jewelry, discussing its popularity during the Depression era and tracing its increasing popularity among collectors.

Vintage Rotary Bakelite Telephone I Just Called To Say I Love You on Upcycled Dictionary Art Print Book Art Print Recycled Phone EcoCycled 5 out of 5 stars (3,). Scope and Contents of the Collection. The Bakelite Collection contains correspondence, printed material, and technical reports.

Correspondence consists of a letter detailing two of the Bakelite Company's standard testing methods. Printed material includes advertisements, books, clippings, and several issues of two company employee newsletters: The Trefoil, published monthly by. The Bakelite Jewelry Book by Davidov and Dawes.

The classic. The book that started it all for so many of us. Originally published inbefore the proliferation of phoney reproductions began. If you read this book and look at these photos, you should have all the knowledge you'll ever need about Bakelite.

This book is beautifully researched. Lvpoollassie, I'd love to know where you found those little Bakelite testing pads. Also, I would recommend to the lady who asked the first question to get a book about Bakelite.

Time and time again I go back to my books and study them, so that when I am out in the field, I can spot one and know what it looks like. Hello, and welcome. I've been a collector, buyer and seller of Bakelite since I make charms, buttons, and jewelry from vintage Bakelite stock.

I also sell Bakelite and other vintage components for jewelry making. Please stop in often, and thank you for visiting. Cher 🖤 5/5(). InLeo Hendrick Baekeland, a Belgian scientist working in New York, discovered and patented a revolutionary new synthetic material.

His invention, which he named 'Bakelite', was of enormous technological importance, and effectively launched the modern plastics industry. The term 'plastic' comes from the Greek plassein, meaning 'to mould'. Bakelite.

Bakelite is a thermosetting plastic and the first commercially manufactured thermoplastic polymer followed 20–30 years later with companies such as BASF in Germany and ICI in the UK pioneering the introduction of polystyrene (PS) and polyethylene (PE), respectively [2,3].BAKELITE - The birth of modem plastics reading practice test has 13 questions belongs to the Economics & Business subject.

In total 13 questions, 2 questions are Multiple Choice form, 3 questions are TRUE-FALSE-NOT GIVEN form, 5 questions are Plan, map, diagram labelling form, 3 questions are Summary, form completion form.The Best of Bakelite and Other Plastic Jewelry (Schiffer Book for Collectors) by Dee Battle, Alayne Lesser.

Hardcover (March ) Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.; ISBN Bakelite in the Kitchen (Schiffer Book for Collectors) by Barbara Mauzy Paperback (August ).