Polythene walking stick

Made:
1938 in England
maker:
Imperial Chemical Industries Limited
Polythene walking stick (polyethylene; walking stick)

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Walking stick made of cream coloured polythene produced in the Wallerscote Pilot Plant of Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd., December 1938, England

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1962-143
Materials:
polythene, polyethylene, polyethene and PE
type:
polyethylene and walking stick
credit:
Cocksedge, E N