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Subject: Shagreen


From: Hugh P. Glover <hglover<-a>
Date: Thursday, April 17, 2008
>I am a student of the art conservation program at Queen's
>University. I am writing to request sources of shagreen for the
>microscope box that I am treating. The box has a shagreen covering,
>which was dyed green, and much of it has been lost.

Shagreen was and probably still is for sale in France by

    J.George, S.A.
    (veneers):<-a t->libertysurf< . >fr

Hugh Glover
Conservator of Furniture and Frames
Williamstown, Massachusetts

                  Conservation DistList Instance 21:56
                  Distributed: Friday, April 18, 2008
                       Message Id: cdl-21-56-008
Received on Thursday, 17 April, 2008

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