Historical Item
Name: Vulcanized rubber
Category: [tool/book/utensil/etc.] Crafting material
Size/weight: half pound
Rarity: very common
Value: $.50
Uses: can be used to craft different tools and useful products, for example eye glasses and microscopes. If the user has the skill, it can be molded into some very useful products (anything that is made of of a stiff form of rubber or plastic)
Description (ca. 1921): small bit of rubber that has been treated with sulfur. Adding heat will make it malleable