As part of our continuing collaboration with the Norfolk Record Office, we’ve recently been lent a parchment roll from a bundle in their archives (Call number PHI468,577X9)
The Bressingham Roll as unrolled as possible. The section to the right of the image is stuck together.
The roll is unfit for production in the archives, with the inner portion becoming stuck together.
The ink used in the writing contains both iron and copper, so should have good contrast in X-Ray imaging.