Unfinished comb of imitation ivory Parkesine

Made:
1855-1868
maker:
Alexander Parkes

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Unfinished comb of imitation ivory Parkesine, made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1860, England

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/2
Materials:
Parkesine, cellulose nitrate and complete
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.