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Leather Species Identification

Organised by: West Dean College

From: Tuesday 20.02.18
at 9:45am
To: Tuesday 20.02.18
at 4:00pm

British Library, London


Fee:  £140

Event description: 

This training day is aimed at leather conservators and other museum and library professionals who wish to develop an understanding of species identification.  It provides a practical guide to the identification of animal species commonly used in leather and a very brief overview of tannages.  It is led by Yvette Fletcher ACR, Head of Conservation, The Leather Conservation Centre, Northampton.