Wax Tablets: Making and Using Them

Greg and Carolyn Priest-Dorman have written an article on the making and use of diptychs or wax tablets which is available online. How did people in ancient and medieval times keep track of the details of everyday life? From archaeological excavations, we know that they used wax tablets. In an article that appeared in the Pikestaff, the East Kingdom newsletter, Greg and Carolyn Priest-Dorman discuss the making and use of wax tablets.