Celluloid Novelty: Peacock

Celluloid Novelty: Peacock

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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.
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Object Name
Celluloid Novelty
Date made
ca. 1885
overall: 1 11/16 in x 7/8 in x 4 in; 4.2545 cm x 2.2225 cm x 10.16 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of Celluloid Corporation
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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