Ancient and historic metals
Proceedings of a symposium organized by the J. Paul Getty Museum and the Getty Conservation Institute, Nov. 1991.
Includes bibliographical references.
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.