RBMS Controlled Vocabularies: Paper Terms

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Three-plane watermarks
:: Paper features (Gathering term; do not assign)
Watermarks
:     SN: Use for any pattern in the paper which appears when the
: paper is held up to the light, and light shines through
: because the paper is thinner where the pattern is formed.
: Terms listed here are general designations of types of
: watermarks, and do not indicate specific shapes or
: patterns, which can be described in notes in the
: cataloguing record. Libraries may wish to sub- divide the
: general term Watermarks by the images they portray. For
: example: 655 Watermarks (Paper) |x Lion. |2 rbpap
Three-plane watermarks

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