Fragments of red-yellow marbled Parkesine block

maker:
Alexander Parkes

Fragments of red-yellow marbled Parkesine block, with artificial cracks. Now broken into many pieces. Made by Alexander Parkes, c. 1860, England

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1937-30/24
Materials:
Parkesine and cellulose nitrate
credit:
Mr. A. Parkes.