Celluloid Novelty: Peacock


In 1935, the Smithsonian mounted an exhibit of plastic and other synthetic materials. This celluloid peacock is one of several items that the Celluloid Corporation provided for that purpose.

Date Made: ca. 1885

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of Celluloid Corporation

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: CH.318496.017Catalog Number: 318496.017Accession Number: 133593

Object Name: Celluloid Novelty

Measurements: overall: 1 11/16 in x 7/8 in x 4 in; 4.2545 cm x 2.2225 cm x 10.16 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-2b42-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_2335

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