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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
  
A paper cast onto a woven screen made from wire mesh or fabric. When examined in transmitted light, wove paper shows a characteristic weave impression from the screen pattern.
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A paper cast onto a woven screen made from wire mesh or fabric. When examined in transmitted light, wove paper sometimes shows a characteristic weave impression from the screen pattern.  Wove paper differs from [[laid paper]] as there are no laid lines and chains lines visible in transmitted light.
  
 
== Synonyms and Related Terms ==
 
== Synonyms and Related Terms ==

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Description

A paper cast onto a woven screen made from wire mesh or fabric. When examined in transmitted light, wove paper sometimes shows a characteristic weave impression from the screen pattern. Wove paper differs from laid paper as there are no laid lines and chains lines visible in transmitted light.

Synonyms and Related Terms

woven paper; papier vélin (Fr.)

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Authority

  • Bernard Toale, The Art of Papermaking, Davis Publications, Portland OR, 1983
  • Website address 1 Comment: D. van der Reyden "Identifying the Real Thing" at www.scmre.org/analysis.htm

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