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Subject: Labels for textiles

Labels for textiles

From: Mark Hingley <mark.hingley.nro>
Date: Friday, September 20, 2002
Birgitte Speake <birgitte.speake [at] pitt-rivers-museum__oxford__ac__uk>

>Could somebody please recommend (sew on) labels for textiles which
>are easy to write on. Many thanks,

Labels could be cut from Tyvek to any size desired. I have found the
pigment ink pens as sold by conservation suppliers to be very
stable. The line tends to spread a bit, but remains easily legible.
There might even be a grade of tyvek made specifically for writing

Mark Hingley,
Conservation Section,
Norfolk Record Office,

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