Sample of yellow Parkesine, inlaid with brass and nacre

Made:
1855-1868
maker:
Alexander Parkes

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Convex circular sample of yellow Parkesine, inlaid with brass and mother-of-pearl, made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1860, England

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/19 Pt4
Materials:
cellulose nitrate, inlay, brass, mother of pearl and sample, parkesine
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.