Celluloid Novelty: Peacock

Celluloid Novelty: Peacock

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Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Celluloid Novelty
Date made
ca. 1885
Measurements
overall: 1 11/16 in x 7/8 in x 4 in; 4.2545 cm x 2.2225 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
CH.318496.017
catalog number
318496.017
accession number
133593
Credit Line
Gift of Celluloid Corporation
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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