This is a blank 16thC handmade laid paper sheet, unwatermarked. We have the largest ancient paper collection in private hands. This an example of many hundreds of blank paper sheets that we have in stock. The collection spans the 13th through the 18th centuries. These sheets have many uses: calligraphers use them for beautiful handwork, printers use them for the ultimate in luxurious wedding invitations, artists use them to copy their favorite artists.ACCURATELY!! The sheet that is for sale here is an example. You can purchase it and many others. Please dont expect the others to be identical though as each one has weathered the last 600 differently. If you collect paper or watermarks, please contact us and will let you know how many of the variants that we have. We have known watermarks from all if the big names from the renaissance as well. Watermarks that are known from drawings by DaVinci, Michelangelo, Pontormo, Dürer and all the others. Let us know who it is that you are working on and we will find you a known example of their watermark. Let us know what your project is and we will show you how we can help.