Flat, circular seal of brown Parkesine, elaborately carved

maker:
Alexander Parkes

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Flat, circular seal of brown Parkesine, elaborately carved with ecclesiastical motif of Madonna and child with two female attendants, inscribed, made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1861, English

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/27 Pt1
Materials:
backing, cotton, cellulose nitrate and seal, parkesine
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.