Who Says Treatment Documentation Is Boring?

Preservation Underground shares a great project.

Conservators take images both before and after treatment to document what the item looked like when it comes to the lab, and what it looks like when it leaves the lab. We also create written documentation that describes the condition of the objects as well as the materials and techniques we will use to fix them.

To get ready for the next exhibit “Animated Anatomies,” Erin is working on repairing two flap books from the History of Medicine Collectionthat will be on display. Her before-treatment documentation has created some of the best treatment images ever.

Read the rest of this post via Preservation Underground.


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