Straight sided bowl

Details
Object number
PHSL : 181
Country
Date
1937 (circa)

Description

A straight sided bowl made from compression moulded unfilled phenol formaldehyde probably moulded as a sample in the 1930s. It is an unusual sample of unfilled PF, showing its translucence and glassy brittleness. This item forms part of the Plastics Historical Society (PHS) collection.
Designers & Manufacturers
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Manufacturer

Inscriptions

handwritten label: "(German) UNFILLED P-F c1937" (base)
Dimensions
Height
52mm
Diameter
80mm
Colour