Two spherical buttons of green Parkesine

Made:
1855-1868
maker:
Alexander Parkes

Two spherical buttons of green Parkesine, made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1860, England Spherical button of green Parkesine, with metal core and attachment, c. 1860, England Spherical button of variegated green and white Parkesine, with metal core and loop for attachment, c. 1860, England

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/10 Pt1
Materials:
Parkesine, cellulose nitrate and metal
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.