New light on old illuminations

Andrew Beeby, Richard Gameson, Catherine Nicholson

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This article describes a unique suite of mobile equipment designed for non-invasive, non-destructive identification of the inks and pigments in medieval manuscripts. It explains the circumstances which led to the development of the equipment, outlines some of the findings that have been made with it to date, and summarizes the broader questions that may be addressed and answered with future work.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)244-256
JournalArchives and Records
Issue number2
Early online date22 May 2017
Publication statusPublished - 2018


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