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Title Ancient & historic metals : conservation and scientific research : proceedings of a symposium organized by the J. Paul Getty Museum and the Getty Conservation Institute, November 1991 / edited by David A. Scott, Jerry Podany, Brian B. Considine
Published Marina del Rey, CA : Getty Conservation Institute, ©1994
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 304 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Getty Publications virtual library. CMalG
Contents The monument of Marcus Aurelius : research and conservation / M. Marabelli -- Restoration of the monument of Marcus Aurelius : facts and comments / P. Fiorentino -- Bronze objects from lake sites : from Patina to "biography" / F. Schweizer -- The Royal Art of Benin : surfaces, past and present / J.L. Schrenk -- Considerations in the cleaning of ancient Chinese bronze vessels / J. Bassett, W.T. Chase -- Tomography of ancient bronzes / S.D. Bonadies -- Chinese bronzes : casting, finishing, patination, and corrosion / W.T. Chase -- The corrosion of bronze monuments in polluted urban sites : a report on the stability of copper mineral species at different pH levels / A. Lins, T. Power -- The technology of medieval jewelry / J. Ogden -- Gold foil, strip, and wire in the Iron Age of Southern Africa / A. Oddy -- Conservation of architectural metalwork : historical approaches to the surface treatment of iron / F.G. Matero -- Techniques of mercury gilding in the Eighteenth century / M. Chapman -- Production and restoration of Nineteenth-century zinc sculpture in Denmark / K. Holm -- Real-time survival rates for treatments of archaeological iron / S. Keene -- Conservation of corroded metals : a study of ships' fastenings from the wreck of HMS Sirius (1790) / I.D. Macleod -- The conservation of outdoor zinc sculpture / C.A. Grissom
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. CMalG
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Description based on print version record
Subject Art metal-work -- Conservation and restoration -- Congresses
Form Electronic book
Author Scott, David A., 1948-
Podany, Jerry.
Considine, Brian B.
J. Paul Getty Museum.
Getty Conservation Institute.
Other Titles Ancient and historic metals
Ancient and historic metals