A dense, heavy parchment-like paper generally used for greeting cards, announcements and diplomas. Artificial parchment is very different from Imitation parchment which is a translucent greaseproof paper used for wrapping food.
See also Vegetable parchment.
Resources and Citations
- The Dictionary of Paper, American Paper Institute, New York, Fourth Edition, 1980
- Roy Perkinson, contributed information, 1998