- paper, usually superior in quality, made from pure linen or from substitutes that produce a similar paper finish.
Origin of linen paper
First recorded in 1720–30
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Examples from the Web for linen paper
Linen paper.In the fourteenth century linen-paper began to be made; at first mixed with wool, and then of pure linen.Illuminated Manuscripts in Classical and Mediaeval Times
J. Henry Middleton
- paper made from flax fibres or having a similar texture