Items on exhibit: manuscripts leaves from the 13th century, important documents, facsimile books and replicas. Traditional illumination and writing tools.
For the Gallery talk of February 13th, over 60 items from the collection were put on exibit:
Writing instruments and tools from Antiquity to the 19th century.
Manuscript leaves from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.
5 facsimile pages and 2 books of important European manuscripts.
Replicas of writing and reading desks. Texts on paper and vellum from the beginning of printing.
Documents bearing coat of arms.
Notary documents and specimens of 19th c. penmanship.
Book printed by William Morris on vellum.
The collection was on exhibit in Istanbul at the Sabanci Museum from April 12th till June 30th, 2010
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