Yale Center for British Art

Creator:
Streetly Manufacturing Company
Title:
Edward VIII, 1937.
Published / Created:
Sutton Coldfield, England : Streetly Manufacturing Company, 1937.
Physical Description:
1 button : Beetleware (urea-formaldehyde resin) ; 4 x 3 cm
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Thomas Strong, Yale MFA 1967.
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Notes:
"Beetlware. Made in England." Beetleware, a plastic made from urea formaldehyde resin, was manufactured in Britain by Streetly Manufacturing Company, at Sutton Coldfield (near Birmingham).
Subject Terms:
Windsor, Edward, Duke of, 1894-1972. | Great Britain -- Kings and rulers.
Form/Genre:
Pin-back buttons -- Specimens. | Buttons (information artifacts) | Urea-formaldehyde resin.