Tasks & Highlights

Main Highlight
New insights into iron-gall inks through the use of historically accurate reconstructions, Heritage Science, 2019
task 1 Task 1 Polyphenolic characterization of selected natural extracts

Presentation in the XXVI Encontro Nacional da Sociedade Portuguesa de Química, 2019

task2 Task 2 In search of "lost yellows": identification and occurrence of ancient polyphenol yellows in Portuguese plants 
task 3 Task 3 Towards a model system for medieval inks based on historical accurate reproductions from Iberian technical sources
Social Impact:
El Universal; Idesqbre; Agencia EFE; Biblioteca Historica; Tecnoxplora; MadriMas
task 4 Task 4 Iron gall ink metal-tannin complex characterization
task 5 Task 5 Towards new treatments for iron gall inks in manuscripts
Task 6 Task 6 In search of "lost yellows": unravelling the secrets of yellow colour paints in medieval manuscripts with photochemistry
yellow yellow 2 yellow 3
ink 1 ink 2 ink 3