“Valsčiaus ponai…”, 1907

K. Vanagėlis “Valsčiaus ponai ir Vestuvės”, 1907. (Vilnius University Library)

Paper of this small booklet was damaged by mold and corrosion of staples, used for binding it. The front side of the cover was totally lost.

The paper of the booklet was restored with Japanese paper. Missing part of the cover were restored with cotton fibre paper adjusting the color to the original one. Booklet was bound with waxed linen thread maintaining the structure similar to the authentic one. In this way rusty iron staples were substituted by linen thread.

Fotos by R. Malaiška