Crescent - Ragmat Noir - 32x40 - Old Sage - Crescent RagMat Noir Boards have a solid black 100% Cotton core and backing paper. These boards are acid-free and lignin-free. Crescent RagMat offers a high level of conservation protection. Recommended for fine art prints, limited edition prints, valuable documents, photographs and heirloom needle art. Cotton RagMat is the only matboard guaranteed safe next to any artwork. It is the natural choice when the highest levels of protection are required.