Temporary suspension of EU shipping, view details here.

Hexagonal Bandalasta Ware bowl , c 1926.

Hexagonal Bandalasta Ware bowl , c 1926.
3 5 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 27cm


The polymer, thiourea-urea-formaldehyde, was discovered by Edmund Rositer in 1924 while working for the British Cyanides Company. It was made into so-called Bandalasta Ware by Brookes and Adams of Birmingham and used to produce domestic and picnic ware in a range of shapes and colours.

Image Details

Image Ref.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

buy a print

Select size
Select finish
How many prints?

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas