Origin of vellum
Related formshalf-vel·lum, noun
Examples from the Web for vellum
Vellum covers may be cleaned with soap and water, or in bad cases by a weak solution of salts of lemon.The Library|Andrew Lang
From this library Rawlinson also obtained some French editions of the Hor, printed on vellum.Annals of the Bodleian Library, Oxford, A.D. 1598-A.D. 1867|William Dunn Macray
Of the original edition of 1509 only one copy is known, printed on vellum and preserved in the Bibliothque Nationale.Early Illustrated Books|Alfred W. Pollard
The most ancient examples were written on papyrus, vellum Merovingian chancery.
It is a delightful book to leave about, with its vellum binding, dainty ribbons, and the hallmark of a great publisher's name.The Roadmender|Michael Fairless