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ID: 300011845

 

Record Type: concept
leather (processed animal material, animal material, ... Materials (Hierarchy Name))

 

Note: The skin or hide of an animal that has been tanned to render it resistant to putrefication and relatively soft and flexible when dry. For composite material made from scrap leather pieces, use "maril."
 
Terms:
leather (preferred,C,U,LC,English-P,D,U,N)
leathers (C,U,English,AD,U,N)
leer (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
leder (C,U,Dutch,UF,U,U)
cuir (C,U,French-P,D,U,N)
cuero (material procesado) (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (Hierarchy Name)
.... Materials (Hierarchy Name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (matter)
........ materials (matter) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by origin>
............ <materials by origin> (G)
Hierarchy of biological material
................ biological material (G)
Hierarchy of animal material
.................... animal material (G)
Hierarchy of processed animal material
........................ processed animal material (G)
Hierarchy of leather
............................ leather (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... De huid of het vel van een dier, die is gelooid om hem tegen bederf te beschermen en in droge toestand relatief zacht en soepel te maken. 
Spanish ..... Piel o cuero de un animal que ha sido curtido para hacerlo resistente a la putrefacción y relativamente blando y flexible al secarse.  

Related concepts:
distinguished from ....  hide (collagenous material)
..................................  (collagenous material, animal material, ... Materials (Hierarchy Name)) [300011844]
distinguished from ....  maril
..................................  (composite material, combination inorganic/organic material, ... Materials (Hierarchy Name)) [300262402]
distinguished from ....  skin (collagenous material)
..................................  (collagenous material, animal material, ... Materials (Hierarchy Name)) [300011840]
material for ....  leatherwork
......................  (<visual works by material or technique>, visual works (works), ... Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name)) [300389776]
possess/exist in ....  red rot
..............................  (<conditions and effects: leather>, <conditions and effects by specific type>, ... Conditions and Effects (Hierarchy Name)) [300220716]
possess/exist in ....  spew
..............................  (<conditions and effects: leather>, <conditions and effects by specific type>, ... Conditions and Effects (Hierarchy Name)) [300251466]
produced by ....  leather dressing
....................  (<materials by function>, materials (matter), Materials (Hierarchy Name)) [300251577]
produced by ....  tanning
....................  (<tanning and tanning-like processes>, hide and skin processing, ... Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name)) [300053944]
used by ....  leatherworkers
............  (<people in crafts and trades by material>, <people in crafts and trades>, ... People) [300025288]

Sources and Contributors:
cuero (material procesado)............  [CDBP-DIBAM Preferred]
...............................................  Diccionario de términos científicos y técnicos (1981) 2512
cuir............  [CHIN Preferred, VP]
...........  CHIN database (1988-)
leather............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  AATA database (2002-) 125570 checked 26 January 2012
.................  Avery Index (1963-) subhead.
.................  Brady and Clauser, Materials Handbook (1977) 428
.................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
.................  Leather Conservation News (1983-) 6
.................  Museum Prototype Project, Medium of Objects Frequency Report (1985)
.................  National Museum of American Art, Media Thesaurus (1980s)
.................  RILA, Subject Headings (1975-1990)
.................  Rose and von Endt, Protein Chemistry (1984) 48
.................  Waterer, Conservation and Restoration of Objects, 2d ed, (1974) 4
.................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
.................  Worcester Art Museum Library, List of subject headings, unpub. (1976)
leathers............  [VP]
.................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
leder............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
..............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
leer............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
...........  AAT-Ned (1994-)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-DIBAM, CHIN, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 125570 checked 26 January 2012
............  Avery Index (1963-) precoor.; Buildings - Leather
............  CHIN database (1988-)
............  Lamb, Leather Dressing (1907) 337; chrome leather
............  RILA, Subject Headings (1975-1990) precoor.; Coptic leather; Germanic leather; Medieval leather; Anglo-Saxon leather
............  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-DIBAM]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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