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Re: what is it called?



If the paper is indeed crinkled like crepe paper it is most likely Momigami.
If it is just very this and a little stiff like crepe it could be Usumino.

Regards,

Kurt Klappenbach
Loud Creek Books & Bindery
P.O. Box 405
Ballantine, SC   29002
803.749.7893
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-----Original Message-----
From: aurand, gudrun <aurandg@xxxxxxx>
To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wednesday, October 21, 1998 5:58 PM
Subject: what is it called?


>the archives at wsu own two small volumes of a japanese fairy tale series.
>15cm long x 10cm wide. col. ill. engl. translation published by t.
>hasegawa, tokyo. no date i can read.
>the material looks and feels like thin crepe-paper. held against light it
>reveals a loose weave as with crepe (crinkled cloth of silk or cotton).
>what is this combination material called. how is it made?
>i will appreciate responses
>
>
>
>Gudrun Aurand
>Bookbinder/Conservator
>Washington State University
>Pullman, WA 99164-5610
>aurandg@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>


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