Parkesine, sample, bottle green, stamped 'Patent Parkesine"

Made:
1865
maker:
Alexander Parkes

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Flat disc of bottle green Parkesine, sample, stamped 'Patent Parkesine', made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1865, England

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/3 Pt2
Materials:
Parkesine, cellulose nitrate and complete
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.