Parkesine brooch, with green, blue and red concentric circles

maker:
Alexander Parkes

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Circular brooch of Parkesine, decorated with green, blue and red concentric circles, individually raised; blue le nob in centre, made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1860, England

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/31 Pt2
Materials:
Parkesine (xylotile), brass and incomplete
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.