True papyrus strips for the manufacturing of papyrus sheets
Papyrus manufacturing - You can do it yourself with real Papyrus strips from the land of the Pharaohs
All Papyrus strips come from the land of the Pharaohs of Egypt. Adding of the Papyrus sheet is easy and explained in a manual with pictures, so that you can make yourself this fascinating archaeological experience. It also helps pupils from the age of six, but also students to learn about the manufacturing of papyrus. You simply need to put the Papyrus strips in water. Then strip by strip your papyrus sheet is growing by adding one strip to the next. Until the sheet is ready, you work on a cotton cloth. Finally, you need to try your papyrus sheet, but then it is ready to use.
Different from the larger sheets, the strips we can only provide for limited times in the year, as they need to be made from summer papyrus. This gives them a certain softness which we need for making the papyrus sheets ourselves. Our pack has a presorted bag of stripes, already correctly sized so that you can work with them. A detailed instruction with images is included that guide you. Even beginners will quickly achieve an effective result.
- 1 full set of handmade Papyrus strips
- to produce 1 sheet dimensions: 15 x 20 cm
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