Archaeological Leather Group
The Archaeological Leather Group promotes the study of leather and leather objects from archaeological and other contexts. Members come from a variety of disciplines and include archaeologists, historians, scientists, scholars, conservators, artefact specialists and leather workers. The Group aims to provide a focus for the investigation of leather, bringing together a broad range of knowledge and experience both practical and academic. Information which adds to understanding of leather is explored, including its manufacture, function, context, processing, recording, conservation, care and curation.