A stiff, multiply mat board made with lignin-free rags or chemical wood pulp. Museum board is usually made with an alkaline reserve.
Synonyms and Related Terms
muaseum quality board; rag board; archival board; conservation board; Artcare® archival board; chemical wood pulp board
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- A Glossary of Paper Conservation Terms, Margaret Ellis (ed.), Conservation Center of the Institute of Fine Arts, New York City, 1998
- Art and Architecture Thesaurus Online, http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabulary/aat/, J. Paul Getty Trust, Los Angeles, 2000