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Archaeological conservation using polymers

practical applications for organic artifact stabilization

by C. Wayne Smith

  • 280 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Texas A&M University Press in College Station .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.,
  • Archaeology -- Methodology.,
  • Archaeological chemistry.,
  • Polymers.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementC. Wayne Smith ; foreword by J. M. Klosowski.
    SeriesTexas A & M University anthropology series ;, no. 6
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCC135 .S56 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 129 p. :
    Number of Pages129
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3553745M
    ISBN 101585442178, 1585442186
    LC Control Number2002006420

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      When we read or watch a program about a new archaeological discovery or the conservation of archaeological materials, it most often features a site and artifacts from a distant and foreign country. The sites and artifacts are captivating and eye-catching because they provide a glimpse into ancient cultures and highlight works created by skilled. Smith CW () Archaeological conservation using polymers: practical applications for organic artef act stabilization. A & M University Press, College Station.

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