Wash leather

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Description

A soft, supple, washable leather that was used in the 19th century as an eraser for pencil lines (Kuhn 1986).

See chamois leather.

Additional Information

H.Kuhn, Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art and Antiquities, Butterworths, London, 1986.

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • Hermann Kuhn, Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art and Antiquities, Butterworths, London, 1986