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Title umbrella
Collection Museum of Design in Plastics: Arts University Bournemouth
Date circa 1920-1929
Description An umbrella or parasol handle coated with mock snake or lizard skin moulded from thermoformed cellulose nitrate onto a wooden armature. This item forms part of the Plastics Historical Society (PHS) collection.
Accession Number PHSL : 258
Dimensions length 240mm, diameter 18mm
Materials plastic, CN, cellulose nitrate wood
Notes Everyday objects, such as those in this collection, are sometimes difficult to research. If you have any information about this object please contact the museum on modip@aub.ac.uk.
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Method thermoformed



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