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.

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.
Publisher: 
Marina del Rey, Calif. : Getty Conservation Institute, c1994.
Description: 
xii, 304 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Other Authors: 
Scott, David A.
Podany, Jerry.
Considine, Brian B.
J. Paul Getty Museum.
Getty Conservation Institute.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
45480
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NK6404.5.A54
Variant Title: 
Ancient and historic metals
Notes: 
Proceedings of a symposium organized by the J. Paul Getty Museum and the Getty Conservation Institute, Nov. 1991.
Includes bibliographical references.
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.
ISBN: 
0892362316 (pbk.) : $50.00