Misu

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Misu medium weight paper

Description

A long fiber Japanese paper that contains a small amount of calcium based fill material. The fill provides an alkaline reserve and minimizes expansion/contraction of the paper. Misu is used as a lining paper.

Synonyms and Related Terms

misu-gami

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Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • Book and Paper Group, Paper Conservation Catalog, AIC, 1984, 1989