Academic thesis

Franziska Thieme: Restoration and conservation of a painted Islamic brass sculpture Back
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Abstract: The object is a container with two spouts, consisting of brass and decorated with complete layer of paint. This paper deals firstly with the objects technology of production, then with the state and structure of the layers of paint and finally with the problem of cleaning the surface and preserving the metal with the paint layers.


Keywords: Islamic Age, brass, layer of paint
  • academic institution:  Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin
  • kind of theses:  Diplomarbeit
  • main Tutor:  Prof. Dr. Matthias Knaut
  • assistant Tutor:  Prof. Ruth Keller-Kempas M. A.
  • date:  1997
  • Language:  German
  • pages:  84
  • pictures:  52

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