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Account of tanning dog and cat skins by John Beale

Reference number: EL/B1/50

Date: 1660s


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Beale provides details about the tanning process and then how to make the skins white for gloves

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John Beale

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John Beale, Account of tanning dog and cat skins by John Beale, 1660s, EL/B1/50, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 25 February 2024

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