Leather sample book
Black leather sample book. Small book with leather samples in various colours. Imprinted "Samples made by J & W Dunn, Tanner, Bermondsey" is printed in gold on front
Accession Number: hh.4719.50.88
This leather book would have been used by the bookbinder to consult what colours of leather were available for him to order. It could perhaps have been shown to potential customers.
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