Looking down into the tanneries of Fes. In different parts there are skins being stripped of meat in ammonia, hides being scraped of fur by hand, hides soaking in a pigeon poo/cow urine mix, hides being stretched to dry, natural dyes being added (eg saffron for yellow leather) and hides soaking in a cedar wood mix to make sure they smell OK #travel #instatravel #africa #morocco #fes #fez #medina #oldtown #market #tannery #unesco #unique #traditional #instagood #instafun #love #photooftheday

Looking down into the tanneries of Fes. In different parts there are skins being stripped of meat in ammonia, hides being scraped of fur by hand, hides soaking in a pigeon poo/cow urine mix, hides being stretched to dry, natural dyes being added (eg saffron for yellow leather) and hides soaking in a cedar wood mix to make sure they smell OK #travel #instatravel #africa #morocco #fes #fez #medina #oldtown #market #tannery #unesco #unique #traditional #instagood #instafun #love #photooftheday

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