Reflector

Description (Brief)
An advertising novelty for The Travelers of Hartford, Conn. The bike reflector is a red, faceted disk inside a larger cream celluloid disk. A leather strap attaches the reflector to a bike.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
reflector
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
plastic (reflector material)
leather (strap material)
Measurements
overall: 5 cm x 14 cm x 1 cm; 1 15/16 in x 5 1/2 in x 3/8 in
ID Number
2006.0098.1564
catalog number
2006.0098.1564
accession number
2006.0098
subject
Celluloid
Advertising
Bicycling
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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