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Conservation of ancient Egyptian materials

Conservation of ancient Egyptian materials

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Published by United Kingdom Institute for Conservation, Archaeology Section in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Museum conservation methods -- Congresses.,
  • Egypt -- Antiquities -- Conservation and restoration.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Sarah C. Watkins and Carol E. Brown.
    ContributionsWatkins, Sarah C., Brown, Carol E., United Kingdom Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works. Archaeology Section., Conservation of Ancient Egyptian Materials (1988 : Bristol).
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT83 C65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 p. :
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19743863M
    ISBN 101871656028

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    Abstract. This chapter focuses on technological research on ancient metal artifacts carried out by conservators in museum settings. By virtue of their multi-disciplinary training and experience gained through the daily handling, examining, documenting, analyzing, and preserving archaeological and historic artifacts, conservators bring a unique skill set to the study their physical by: 1. The fourth section introduces the formation and role of the International Ancient Egyptian Tissue Bank, which collects tissue samples from Egyptian mummified remains, representing a unique resource for a wide range of studies. A survey on the conservation treatments for Egyptian mummies is also : Gino Fornaciari.

    Hunefer: An ancient Egyptian official. Hunefer and his wife Nasha lived during the Nineteenth Dynasty, in around B.C.E.. He was a “Royal Scribe” and “Scribe of Divine Offerings.” He was also “Overseer of Royal Cattle,” and the steward of King Sety I. Egyptian Monuments Conservation. Materials Techniques. and do not have a paper published in the proceedings will receive a complete refund minus the list price of the conference book and a $ administration charge. Fees remain payable in full for cancellations received within 60 days of the start of the conference.


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