Sentence Examples


  • The British Museum also contains the original parchment of the Articles of the Baron.
  • There are breweries and tanneries, and the manufacture of parchment is carried on.
  • It smelled of musty parchment pages that were cut in different sizes and poorly bound.
  • The first method distinguishes between uncial or majuscule, and cursive or minuscule; the second between papyrus, vellum or parchment, and paper (for further details see Manuscript and Palaeography); and the third distinguishes mainly between Gospels, Acts and Epistles (with or without the Apocalypse), New Testaments (the word in this connexion being somewhat broadly interpreted), lectionaries and commentaries.
  • The texts of the older authors which have come down to us were written for the most part not on stone but on papyrus, parchment or other perishable material.