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Pergamena: The ancient craft of parchment making

This is a wonderfully informative video on the process of making vellum/parchment, which dates back to 2450 B.C. Jesse Meyer has revived this craft and distilled it down to an art! The process of making parchment involves soaking animal…

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Flattening an illuminated vellum scroll

It is quite common for vellum and parchment documents to be folded, which is often the case with land indentures, for instance. Storing vellum documents in a rolled format was also a common convention, especially for diplomas, certificates and…

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Online Course on the Book of Kells

https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/book-of-kells?utm_campaign=trinity_college_dublin_book_of_kells_october_2018&utm_medium=organic_social&utm_source=linkedin…