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Subject: Green parchment

Green parchment

From: Aurora Peruzzi <auroraper>
Date: Thursday, October 12, 2006
I am a book conservator at the Lancisiana Library in Rome and I am
researching stiff bindings covered with a green parchment. We have
about 30 books with this particular covering. They are very fragile
and most of them are broken at the joint. I am interested in the
history behind this technique and any particular tips on the
manufacturing and conservation of green parchment would really be

Aurora Peruzzi
Biblioteca Lancisiana
Borgo Santo Spirito, 3
J00193 Roma

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Received on Thursday, 12 October, 2006

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