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Article: Museum Calf Leather

Article: Museum Calf Leather

A hand applied finish, done with sponges before the aniline finish had the chance to dry, is what gives Museum calf its unique, mottled appearance. Since the 1930’s, Conceria Ilcea is the main producer of this wonderful leather, and also the suppl…
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Cordovan leather vs Shell Cordovan

Cordovan leather vs Shell Cordovan

A lot has been said about ‘cordovan’, and a lot of it is true, but a lot of it is false as well.First of all, 'Cordovan' leather does not necessarily indicate that it is leather from a horse. Instead, Cordovan derives its name from Cordoba in Sp…
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