Parkesine; section of prussian blue fluted tubing

Made:
1855-1868
maker:
Alexander Parkes

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Section of prussian blue fluted tubing, handle? grooved at either end; narrows down length, made of Parkesine by Alexander Parkes, c. 1860, English

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/11 Pt1
Materials:
Parkesine and cellulose nitrate
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.