Imitation amber desk blotter in catalin plastic.

Made:
1948 in England
supplier:
John Dickinson and Company Limited

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Rectangular desk blotter of imitation amber catalin, with black phenolic convex base, stepped curves decorated sides, designed by Charles Boyton of Carvacraft for John Dickinson and Co. Ltd., English, 1948

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1979-624/130
Materials:
catalin, complete, phenol formaldehyde (unspecified)
type:
blotter - writing equipment
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Jesse, J

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