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The watermark found in postage stamp paper can make a big difference in the process of properly identifying a stamp some postage stamp varieties occur when identical. Collection of paper watermarks catalog of images information about watermarks another internet resources about watermarks. Water marks watermarks are identification marks produced during the paper making process the first watermarks appeared in italy during the 13th century, but their. Welcome to the watermark database of the dutch university institute for art history the goal of this watermark database is to store, process and provide watermark. Archival finding aid for e e thoyts old paper watermarks collection of paper watermarks catalog of images information about watermarks.
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