Journal article

Peacock Ink: Investigation into the Constituents of the Most Prized Ink of Persia

Sadra Zekrgoo, Petronella Nel, Robyn Sloggett

Restaurator. International Journal for the Preservation of Library and Archival Material | WALTER DE GRUYTER GMBH | Published : 2017


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank The Barakat Trust for providing the funds which supported travelling to Iran to interview master calligraphers and other experts in the field, and the purchase of materials and ingredients necessary for making black inks. The authors also acknowledge the following individuals for their guidance and expertise: Dr Jalil Jokar, Master Keikhosrow Khoroush, Associate Professor Mandana Barkeshli and Professor Amir H. Zekrgoo.