Leather is Everywhere

Date: Saturday, October 16, 2021

Time: 15:00-16:00

Location: Online via Zoom

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Date(s) - Saturday, October 16, 2021
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Join curator Victoria Green of the Museum of Leathercraft (formerly the National Leather Collection) for a talk specially tailored for Medats. The talk will be given online via Zoom and will include an introduction to leather, the museum collection, the work that they do, as well as a walk-through tour of the store rooms.

Store rooms at the Museum of Leathercraft

Store rooms at the Museum of Leathercraft © Museum of Leathercraft 2021

For Medats, Victoria will focus on pre-1600s objects including gilt leather panels, gloves, shoes, religious dress and some highly decorative caskets. Tickets cost £5 per person for Medats members, and are available via Eventbrite. If you are a member you will have been sent a link and password. If you are not a member you can join here.

A 14th Century Reliquary

A 14th Century Reliquary © Museum of Leathercraft 2021