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Title First aid for the excavation of archaeological textiles / edited by Carole Gillis and Marie-Louise B. Nosch

Published [Denmark] : Danish National Research Foundation's Centre for Textile Research ; Oxbow Books, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (43 pages) : illustrations
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Contents Introduction / Carole Gillis and Marie-Louis B. Nosch -- Guidelines for the excavation of archaeological textiles / Jana Jones, [et al.]. Introduction -- Excavation -- Documentation -- To clean or not to clean -- Physical, chemical and biochemical analyses -- Storage -- Conclusion -- Use of a digital camera fro documentation of textiles / Annemette Bruselius Scharff. Introduction -- The uses of photo documentation -- Considerations before using digital documentation -- Camera and software used -- Documentation and measurements -- Conclusion
Summary "[I]n this manual, eight textile conservators and specialists from three continents have gathered their recommendations for the treatment of textiles in the field, in the laboratory and in the museum"--P. 4 of cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 22-24)
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Description based on print version record
Subject Archaeology -- Methodology.
Textile fabrics, Ancient.
Textile fabrics.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1782974423 (electronic bk.)
178297444X (electronic bk.)
9781782974420 (electronic bk.)
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