Circular brooch of blue Parkesine

maker:
Alexander Parkes

Circular brooch of blue Parkesine, with bar crossing centre and split by variegated red and green bead, made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1860, England

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/31 Pt1
Materials:
Parkesine (xylotile), brass and incomplete
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.