It was less expensive to produce than Bakelite, Galalith, and celluloid, and made these earlier jewellery plastics almost obsolete. In its pure form, Lucite resembles and sparkles like rock crystal and quartz. It is widely believed in America that Lucite pieces such as this were made from decommissioned fighter plane windows after the end of World War Two which were predominantly made from lucite. In America they are sometimes called warplane-window jewellery and'sweet heart' brooches. The brooch comes in a lovely new gift box so it is perfect as a gift or as a collectible piece to add to your own collection.It's in very good vintage condition. Please look at the pictures carefully as these form part of the description. The item "Vintage Reverse Carved Lucite Brooch.
In Gift Box" is in sale since Sunday, September 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Costume Jewellery\Retro (1940s)". The seller is "mrvintage247" and is located in London.This item can be shipped worldwide.