The Gates Conservation Laboratory was pleased to host a Traveling Scriptorium class last month for AP Art History students from the Hopkins School.  Students visited our lab and the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

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Each student made their own medieval tacketted pamphlet and learned to write with quills and inks like the scribes of old.  We thoroughly enjoyed working with this group of smart and inquisitive young art lovers.

 

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