Leather buff for Daguerreotype plates

Wooden board, approx 50 x 9.5cm and 2 cm thick covered with chamois leather over red baize. Wooden handle of rear. For polishing Daguerreotype plates prior to sensitising.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2615
Materials:
leather baize, wood
type:
leather buff
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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