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Leather

Scope note

The skin or hide of an animal that has been tanned to render it resistant to putrefication and relatively soft and flexible when dry. W

This term has 351 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Material
Object name
Object category

Getty AAT term number

300011845

Broader Terms used

<processed animal material>

Equivalent Terms used

leathers

Created

12yrs ago

Connected records

Fan case

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Half armour

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Collar

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Collar

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Pauldrons

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Pauldrons

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Cuisses

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Backplate (body armour)

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (Probably)

War hammer

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Knife and sheath

Maker(s)

Handle maker: Unknown
Cutler: Unknown
Silversmith: Unknown

Gauntlet

Maker(s)

Unknown (Possibly)

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