The Iron Gall Ink Website

Risk factor - Inappropriate Handling

Birgit Reissland, Frank Ligterink, Claire Phan Tan Luu (2010)


Ink corrosion is typically associated with the occurrence of cracks and losses in the ink area. Our web-tutorial will help you to understand how cracks and losses are formed and how they propagate. We start at a very logical, but often overlooked point: without handling, no single crack is formed, even in the most fragile area...