Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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flaking

The separating of the coating material from a coated sheet of paper or cloth, appearing in the form of flakes. Art paper and the cheaper grades of coated cloth are particularly subject to this problem. (17 )




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