Circular mottled beige/dark brown disc with patent stamp

Made:
c. 1862 in United Kingdom
maker:
Alexander Parkes

Parkesine disc made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1862, mottled beige/dark brown, concentric raised design on upper surface with patent mark 'PATENT PARKESINE' ; (P110).

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
2011-115/94
type:
sample
credit:
Plastics Historical Society