Materials List

Category Material Description
Wrapping Unbleached cotton Yardage may be cut to wrap individual scrolls
Acid-free unbuffered tissue paper 30" x 40" sheets cut to fit individual scrolls
Boxes Acid-/lignin-free 60pt board, buffered with 3% calcium carbonate (pH 8.5); corners have metal edges 18" x 40" textile storage boxes for large scrolls
Acid/lignin-free 60pt board, buffered with 3% calcium carbonate (pH 8.5); corners have metal edges 23" x 31" newspaper storage boxes
Board Buffered blue-gray/white barrier board (pH 8.5) Placed at bottom of box, white lignin-free side facing up
Acid-/lignin-free buffered Perma-Dur archival corrugated board, single-wall (pH 8.5) Placed on top of box contents
Tying Tape 100% cotton tying tape, 3/4" Ties are attached to the long side of the base board and inside cover board
Foam High-density polyethylene foam Dow 220, 2lb density 1" and 1/2" thick planks, custom-cut