Tortoise Shell Cellulose Acetate Mazzucchelli 15% Sale For Sale
Please ask any questions before you offer.
Hereare Tortoise ShellNew Old Stock (no longer in production) virgin plasticized cellulose acetate sheets that were used to make sunglass frames and costume jewelryin the 50'sthrough the80's, maybe earlier.Imported from Italy. Manufactured by the world leader, founded in 1849, Mazzucchelli. These sheets are from their Tectonic line of acetate sheets. There are also some sheets from LAES called Optistyle 2000( Also produced in Italy). Th
What can you do with these? There are virtually endless ideas. Put them in frames, special inlays, add some low temperature back lighting and you have some cool mood lighting for your bar at home. How about you bar / club owners? Use them above the dance floor, DJ booth? You can also heat these up and form them to whatever shape you want. Keep in mind that these have the characteristicssimilar toplexiglass but not as brittle.
Unfortunately I do not have any eyeware equipment or known sources of any. Nor do I have a way to procure any new stock. Being this product is at least 25 years old, once this is gone, it is gone.
All sheets are 6-3/4 inches wide. I do havethem available to cut from 8 inches up to 27 inches inlength. Over 11 inches long have to be shipped FEDEX. So if you need some longer inquire.
sale is for 1 sheet 6-3/4" x 8" so you would offer by number wanted. Remember YOU get the color/pattern of your choice, that I have in stock.
Please note that
these are RAW vintage stock, NOT a finished product and have been warehoused on pallets for many years and some will have
some slight warpage. I will send a simple "how to" instruction sheet
with your order for polishing, bending, and flattening.
Special deal on the entire lot!!! And available locally.WARNING -there are over 1000 (total) 1/3 sheets of the 6 different tortoise I have available. The 4 pictured in this listing are what you can choose from in this listing. I have 3 that are more scarce available, a little higher priced, inquire.
I will send1/3 sheetsvia US Postal Flat Rate because of weight.I can get 5 - 9 sheets in the envelope, more than that will be in the flat rate box.
Note: These are not flimsy, they get heavier with the amount you want. They weigh1/2 -3 pounds each depending on thickness, and
Now the technical stuff.Please be patient I donot do this for a livingand have a young family. Iwill gladly answer any questions you may have.I want all winning buyers to have a smooth transaction. Check my response and offer with confidence! It is 100% for a reason.Member since 1998.
Sold as-is. INTERNATIONAL buyers please contact.
I do have 2 other tortoise sheets that are a couple bucks higher available but not in this listing.
If you are confused about any part of the descriptions....PLEASE ask before you offer. Thank You!