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Subject: Ink damaged parchment

Ink damaged parchment

From: Rebecca A Rushfield <wittert>
Date: Monday, April 6, 1998
This is posted on behalf of Benjamin Cohen
<soferim [at] netvision__net__il>

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    Benjamin Cohen, a scribe, asks for advice on how to neutralize
    the damage to parchment produced when ferric sulfate-based ink
    ages and releases sulfuric acid. He is looking for treatments
    which do not involve the application of chemicals directly to
    the recto surface.

Rebecca Rushfield

                  Conservation DistList Instance 11:81
                  Distributed: Tuesday, April 7, 1998
                       Message Id: cdl-11-81-016
Received on Monday, 6 April, 1998

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