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Re: [Fwd: A Bookbinding "Riddle"



I'm not certain how wide spread the use of wax was, but it was used for
sealing bacon and also on books for it's adhesive qualities. Just a guess
here.

Sheila Pickerill

> Who might help this student from Virginia ?
> I tried several search engines, but with no success.
> A certain "previous personal knowledge" is needed here.
>
> Melinda Foulke wrote:
>
> > I am currently a student at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State
> > University.  My music teacher is giving extra credit if I can find the
> > answer to one of his questions by Wednesday at 10:00am.  I was wondering
if
> > you could help.  I will definitely give you credit for this.  :)
> >
> > His question was:
> >
> > What has recently been recovered after 500-600 years and which had been
> > used to wrap bacon and as book-binding material?
> >
> > Thank you,
> > Melinda Foulke
>
> --
>
> Uri Kolodni
> Bookbinding & Restoration
> 18 Zangwill St.
> 62599 Tel Aviv
> Israel
>
> tl: +972 3 544 2599
> fx: +972 3 602 0668
> mailto:kolodni@actcom.co.il
>

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