The Care of Antiques and Historical Collections is a wonderful handbook that gives you and your staff the crucial knowledge you need to start and maintain sound programs of storage, display and environmental control for your historical artifacts. Providing instruction for both the expert and novice conservationist, MacLeish offers sound advice on how you can take a few active measures to protect, clean, repair, and care for objects most commonly found in museums or private collections. This is MacLeish's fully revised and greatly expanded edition of Per E. Gudbeck's classic The Care of Historical Collections.Nothing is more irritating than finding out, when a difficult repair is almost finished , that the last shard will not fit in. A suitable ceramics adhesive should remain tacky long enough to enable the repairer to correct the alignment of the shards;anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Care of Antiques and Historical Collections|
|Author||:||Per Ernst Guldbeck, A. Bruce MacLeish|
|Publisher||:||Rowman Altamira - 1995-01-01|