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New light on old illuminations.

Beeby, Andrew and Gameson, Richard and Nicholson, Catherine (2018) 'New light on old illuminations.', Archives and records., 39 (2). pp. 244-256.


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.

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Date deposited:26 October 2017
Date of first online publication:22 May 2017
Date first made open access:26 October 2017

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