Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

 Previous item  Up One Level Next item

red porphyry marble

A cover marble executed by sprinkling black color over the covers in small spots, glairing when dry, and then sprinkling with red and scarlet. When dry, scarlet was again sprinkled on in small spots. (152 )




[Search all CoOL documents]


URL: http://cool.conservation-us.org/don/dt/dt2806.html
Timestamp: Saturday, 19-Nov-2011 13:18:44 PST
Retrieved: Saturday, 18-Nov-2017 19:35:35 GMT