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U of S Ege MS 14
Late 1200s
France
Bible
Acts 4-5

This leaf clearly shows part of the process of writing script on the parchment. As a scribe writes, the quill must be refilled when the ink begins to run out. In this text, it is apparent when the ink begins to run out, as the ink turns to a light brown colour. It is also obvious when the quill is refilled, as the script becomes black again.
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