Fabric coated with gold coloured Parkesine

maker:
Alexander Parkes

Flat, thin square piece of fabric coated with gold coloured Parkesine, made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1860, England

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/38
Materials:
Parkesine (xylotile), cotton and not recorded
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.