One cannot help being interested, however, in these old recipes and directions for applying gold to vellum.
I say signature, because its position on the vellum suggested this idea.
The medieval scribes made constant use of the pumice-stone, for smoothening their vellum and for making erasures.
Hubertine had taken up the shears to remodel one of the pieces of vellum.
It is true that the bill, in its last stage, is printed on vellum; but the ancient cumbersome proceeding is abolished.
It was of parchment, much thinner than the others, which were of vellum.
There are many varieties on the market, some of which are useless on vellum.
Right under the 1748 of the parchment, stood on the vellum cover 1747.
The text is on Japan paper, the illustrations on vellum, and the only set so printed.
The basis of the present translation is a MS. on vellum apparently of about the year 1200.