The Interface Between Science and Conservation - Occasional Paper No.116 (Paperback)Susan Bradley (editor)
Paperback 248 Pages / Published: 01/12/2003
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Twenty-nine papers which aim to pool the insights and gains made by research carried out by conservation scientists in order to improve conservation techniques in the museums themselves. Papers include: The impact of consevation science in the British Museum ( Susan Bradley ); The development of conservation science at the Tate Gallery ( Stephen Hackney ); The significance of physics in conservation research and education ( Raik Jarjis ); Botanical and ethnobotanical knowledge and the conservation of artefacts ( Mark Sandy ); Lasers in art conservation ( Costas Fotakis et al. ); The cleaning of coin hoards: the benefits of a collaborative approach ( David Thickett and Celestine Enderly ); Can scientists and conservators work together? ( Ellen Ruth McCrady ).
Publisher: British Museum Press
Number of pages: 248
Weight: 957 g
Dimensions: 276 x 219 x 13 mm
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