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Enhancing Watermarks

An interesting video on using Photoshop to enhance watermark images in art, paper and book conservation, repair and restoration.…


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Ink From Ancient Egyptian Papyri Contains Copper

Does your collection include papyrus artifacts?  Until recently, the inks used to write on ancient papyrus were assumed to be carbon-based.  Researchers have discovered that the inks in this papyrus manuscript actually contain copper, which will affect the methods…