Book Binding Tools

Biscuit (cookie) flavour: Orange, cardamom, and vanilla

Decoration: Royal icing base. Designs piped in royal icing and painted with edible lustre and vodka.

Context: Inspired by book binding tools from the University of Reading’s Special Collections conservation workshop. Some of the binding tools in this collection date from the Georgian period.

You can find out more about the Special Collections of the University of Reading here.