Imitation horn Parkesine box, inlaid with brass, silver, and nacre

Made:
1855-1868
maker:
Alexander Parkes

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Rectangular box of imitation horn Parkesine inlaid with brass, silver and mother of pearl, made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1860, England

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/19 Pt3
Materials:
Parkesine, cellulose nitrate and inlay,brass, silver, mother of pearl
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.