Treating Artwork With Laser Focus

Treating Artwork with Laser Focus

Sometimes, the best solution for a problem is to shoot it with lasers. For over thirty years, historic preservationist and art conservators have been doing just that-preserving  architecture and works of art with the use of lasers. While historically the…

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Wright 1912 Bent End Propeller Receiving Conservation Treatment

Wright 1912 Bent End Propeller Receiving Conservation Treatment

Objects Conservation: Follow the link below to learn more about how McKay Lodge Conservation Lab helps cultural institutions such as Wright State University Libraries take care of its artifacts. https://www.libraries.wright.edu/community/outofthebox/2017/10/09/wright-1912-bent-end-propeller-receiving-conservation-treatment/#.WgWyYR9BrXo.facebook

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Why We Are “Vaping” Metal This Fall

Why We Are “Vaping” Metal This Fall

Objects Conservation: As part of a large ongoing project at the E. Barrett Prettyman United States Courthouse in Washington, D.C. our conservators are restoring the many original interior courtrooms' entrance veneered double doors. While aesthetic and structural repairs are being…

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Conservation Treatment Of Egyptian Bronze Artifacts

Conservation Treatment of Egyptian Bronze Artifacts

Objects Conservation: Several Egyptian bronze artifacts were recently treated by Christina L. Simms, Conservator of Objects, at our Cleveland area art conservation center.  These art objects include an Egyptian bronze bowl as well as bronze Egyptian bronze deity statues. Once buried…

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