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Co Sligo

VAT: IE 9040900Q

Quote Number 000541
Quote Date April 19, 2023
Valid Until July 19, 2023
Total €257.65
Demid Tishin

Early 20th century tight back dictionary in full sheep leather


  • Spine leather partly detached and torn at the joints. Lifting at the endcaps with upper panel missing
  • Spine lining lifting at the the endcaps. Upper stuck on endband missing
  • Leather worn at the board edges with corners exposed

To prevent further damages and to make item accessible conservation is required

Hrs/Qty Service Rate/PriceSub Total
3.5 Book conservation

- Lift original leather spine
- Remove spine linings
- Line book block spine with linen and reversible PVA
- Lace boards back onto the new hemp cords
- Add new hollow back
- Reback spine with new leather toned to match original
- Paste back original onto new
- Paste abrasions on boards with wheat starch paste
- Consolidate board edges and corners with the same where required
- Leather patch repairs on corners

1 Materials

- Harmatan goat
- Sundries

0 Return delivery (not applicable when collected) €17.50€0.00
Sub Total €227.00
VAT @ 13.5% €30.65
VAT @ 23% €0.00
Total €257.65