CONSERVATION PORTFOLIO

Chemical treatments

  • Chelation
  • Bronze disease
  • Copper corrosion removal
bronze disease
X-ray of iron shield boss

Analytical work

  • pXRF analysis
  • X-ray photography
  • Tensometer testing

Metalwork

  • Hot joining
  • Cold working
  • Design & make
bronze disease
A conservator assessing a bronze object

Ethical & professional standards

  • Cultural heritage objects
  • Ethical decisions
  • Professional standards

Advocacy & teamwork

  • Social media content
  • Blog posts
  • Museum collaboration
  • Team member
bronze disease
A conservator assessing a bronze object

Assessment & documentation

  • Assessment
  • Documentation and accession
  • Health & safety

Cleaning, coating & colour matching

  • Mechanical
  • Microscopy
  • De-concretion
A conservator cleaning an antique casket
A conservator cleaning corroded metal

Archaeological

  • Micro excavation
  • Archival storage
  • Post-excavation disassembly
  • Gap-filling

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