Last Friday I spent my afternoon removing old labels in the more modern precious books at the silver museum.
This was one of them:
As you can see, the label did take away a big part of the leather. But considering the rest of the spine isn’t in a great condition itself, it’s not that bad..
I think this book was about skilled workers, with pictures. I can’t help finding this one a little bit funny:
At the end of the day, I had a big pile of books done and ready for the next steps.