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Re: [BKARTS] Velvet jones



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you can reback with velvet the same way as with cloth or leather.  when gluing velvet to velvet I shave the nap off the new velvet with a skife knife so it's un-napped cloth to un-napped cloth.

bruce levy
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From: bill cotter <supermanic_1@HOTMAIL.COM>
Date:         Sat, 25 May 2002 23:15:59 +0000
To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
Subject:      [BKARTS] Velvet jones


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> Hello everyone,
>    Can anyone recommend a source for information
> about the restoration and/or structure of velvet bindings? (The volume in
> question is English, mid-17c., in contemporary green velvet)---
> The joints are split but the backstrip is present...Any leads, in any
> language
> will be greatly appreciated and swiftly investigated.
>    Thanks very much!
> Bill C
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> Bill Cotter
> Milou Bookbinding & Conservation
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