Pickled onion fork with green Parkesine handle

Made:
c. 1862
maker:
Alexander Parkes
One pickled onion fork with green Parkesine handle; steel blade. Made by Alexander Parkes; c. 1862. Top 3/4 view. Grey One pickled onion fork with green Parkesine handle; steel blade. Made by Alexander Parkes; c. 1862. Top 3/4 view. Grey One pickled onion fork with green Parkesine handle; steel blade. Made by Alexander Parkes; c. 1862. Top view. Grey

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One pickled onion fork with green Parkesine handle; steel blade. Made by Alexander Parkes; c. 1862. Top 3/4 view. Grey
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One pickled onion fork with green Parkesine handle; steel blade. Made by Alexander Parkes; c. 1862. Top 3/4 view. Grey
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

One pickled onion fork with green Parkesine handle; steel blade. Made by Alexander Parkes; c. 1862. Top view. Grey
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Pickled onion fork with green Parkesine handle; steel blade. Made by Alexander Parkes; c. 1862.

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
2009-164
Materials:
Parkesine (xylotile) and steel (metal)
type:
picked onion fork
credit:
Plastics Historical Society