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What is "Finished leather" - Definition & Explanation

Leather that has an opaque color coat and clear top coat. Defects are removed during the tanning process. Finished leather has been buffed and embossed during manufacture to make the hide more uniform. This leather is harder wearing and more resistant to sun fade than Aniline leathers

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