Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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feather ornament

An engraved finishing tool resembling a feather. It is found mainly on clasps and catches, but also at times, in the form of a tool used in decorating leather bindings. (250 )

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