This marbled turquoise blue bangle has swirls of black that highlight the predominately deep turquoise color. The colors, combined with its asymmetrical shape, creates a bold and beautiful bangle bracelet. A picture of it, albeit it in a different color, is featured on page 44 of Lyn Tortoriello and Deborah Lyons' book, Plastic Bangles, which was published in 2005. It’s likely from the l980s.
Overall, it’s in very good vintage condition for its 30+ years of existence, with only a few light scratches. The bangle sizes as an 8” bracelet, meaning it has an internal 8” circumference. So, depending on how you like a bangle to fit it’s likely that on most 6.5-7” wrists it should fit nicely. I have a 6” wrist and it slips down a bit more than I’d like. The internal diameter is 2.5”. The bangle is .1” at its widest; 5/8” at its narrowest. The pictures offer greater perspective on the condition and vintage charm of this marbled bangle bracelet.
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