Conservation of Wooden Objects

 
9788124604489: Conservation of Wooden Objects

The book deals exhaustively with conservation of our ancient heritage existent in the form of wooden artefacts. This volume contains four chapters. The first chapter deals with the history of use of wood, location of wooden artefacts and the need to review our policy of acquisition of artefacts. The second highlights the information on the source of wood, identification, properties of wood, and techniques of making wooden objects. The third one explains the deterioration mechanism of wood substance and other constituents by various agencies of degradation, inherent structural defects and need for proper examination and documentation to decide on the treatment required. The final chapter details the conservation technology for wooden objects explaining the steps in eradication of biodeterioration, cleaning, physical repairs, restoration/retouching and preventive measures. No doubt this book should serve as a valuable guide to archaeologists, conservators, and students of museology.

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Book Description D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd and National Museum Institute of History and Art, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. First edition. 15 X 23 cm. he book deals exhaustively with conservation of our ancient heritage existent in the form of wooden artefacts. This volume contains four chapters. The first chapter deals with the history of use of wood, location of wooden artefacts and the need to review our policy of acquisition of artefacts. The second highlights the information on the source of wood, identification, properties of wood, and techniques of making wooden objects. The third one explains the deterioration mechanism of wood substance and other constituents by various agencies of degradation, inherent structural defects and need for proper examination and documentation to decide on the treatment required. The final chapter details the conservation technology for wooden objects explaining the steps in eradication of biodeterioration, cleaning, physical repairs, restoration/retouching and preventive measures. No doubt this book should serve as a valuable guide to archaeologists, conservators, and students of museology. Printed Pages: 139. Bookseller Inventory # 2155

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Book Description Paper Back. Book Condition: New. (31 coloured photos; 37 b/w photos, Bibliography, Index, 22 cm) The book deals exhaustively with conservation of our ancient heritage existent in the form of wooden artifacts. This volume contains four chapters. The first chapter deals with the history of uses of wood, location of wooden artifacts and the need to review our policy of acquisition of artifacts. The second highlights the information on the sources of wood, identification, properties of wood, and techniques of making wooden objects. The third one explains the deterioration mechanism of wood substance and other constituents by various agencies of degradation, inherent structural defects and need for proper examination and documentation to decide on the treatment required. The final chapter details the conservation technology for wooden cleaning, physical repairs, restoration/retouching and preventive measures. No debut this book should serve as a valuable guide to archaeologists, conservators, and students of museology. xv+124 Verify ISBN for International Edition; year of publication 2009 8124604487. Bookseller Inventory # 99355

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