One of our most interesting leather is the reproduction of the historic Russian Leather by one of England's most prestigious tannery J & FJ Baker. Expert in historic oak bark tanning the tannery would study with the help of experts The Russian Leather from the shipwreck The Metta Catharina. After 6 years of many trials and variations they have discovered the art to reproduce The Russian Leather. They’re Russian Leather maintains the strength and hardwearing characteristics that made the Russian leather so sought after and valued throughout the world. After experimenting they have discovered the recipe that yields a leather that smells and handles as well as the original Russian Leather.