Helen K. Bailey

Master of Science in Information Studies
Certificate of Advanced Study in Library and Archives Conservation
University of Texas at Austin, School of Information

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Limp Vellum Model

Deer parchment cover with yapps and alum-tawed leather ties, reverse-bead primary endband of linen thread around a rolled alum-tawed leather core.

The textblock is 15 signatures of 70# Mohawk text-weight paper sewn with a herringbone stitch on two split supports of alum-tawed leather. Endpapers are triple folios of western handmade paper.


© 2008, Helen Kuncicky Bailey. Creative Commons License Updated February 26, 2010.