detached

Where a portion of an object has become separated from the main, due to physical damage such as breaks or tears, or by failure of an adhesive or another attachment method.

The front cover of this volume have become separated from the text block. Photo courtesy of the State Library of Victoria. 

 

 

 

 

 

A corner of this 19th century photograph has become detached where paper fibres have broken along a fold. Photo courtesy of the State Library of Victoria.