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Xylonite, comb

Core Record

Title comb
Collection Museum of Design in Plastics: Arts University Bournemouth
Manufacturer Xylonite
Date 1900
Description A small fine-toothed comb for a baby, made of cellulose nitrate (xylonite) cut from a sheet with sawn teeth, this comb was manufactured by Xylonite in the 1900s. This item forms part of the Plastics Historical Society (PHS) collection.
Accession Number PHSL : 78.2
Dimensions length 120mm, width 14mm
Materials plastic, CN, cellulose nitrate
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 cut



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