Antique Gutta Percha Union Case circa 1850

Antique Gutta Percha Union Company Photo Case circa 1850. This material was one of the first man-made plastic ever manufactured; made from resin of certain trees from Malaysia. The front is in very good condition though there are cracks on back that have been restored/stabilized. The photograph has disintegrated in some sections. please see close-up photos; hinges are very good. Measures 4" L X 3 1/2" W. X 1" D. Last photo, #7 shows damage.

Item ID: PJ 152

Antique Gutta Percha Union Case circa 1850

Antique Gutta Percha Union Case circa 1850
Antique Gutta Percha Union Case circa 1850
Antique Gutta Percha Union Case circa 1850
Antique Gutta Percha Union Case circa 1850
Antique Gutta Percha Union Case circa 1850
Antique Gutta Percha Union Case circa 1850
Antique Gutta Percha Union Case circa 1850

Antique Gutta Percha Union Company Photo Case circa 1850. This material was one of the first man-made plastic ever manufactured; made from resin of certain trees from Malaysia. The front is in very good condition though there are cracks on back that have been restored/stabilized. The photograph has disintegrated in some sections. please see close-up photos; hinges are very good. Measures 4" L X 3 1/2" W. X 1" D. Last photo, #7 shows damage.

Item ID: PJ 152

$108 USD

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