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Conservation practices on archaeological excavations : principles and methods / Corrado Pedeli, Stefano Pulga ; translated by Erik Risser.

Author/Creator:
Pedelì€, Corrado, 1963- author.
Publication:
Los Angeles, California : Getty Conservation Institute, [2013]
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 159 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
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Standardized Title:
Pratiche conservative sullo scavo archeologico. English
Subjects:
Cultural property -- Protection.
Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.
Excavations (Archaeology).
Contents:
Excavation and conservation
Environmental issues
Properties and deterioration of archaeological materials
Messa in luce: exposing or unearthing objects and structures
Identification and assessment of materials
Coverings and shelters
Stabilization
Prevention of biological attack
Consolidation
Detachment and removal
Preliminary cleaning of movable objects and features
Preliminary packing on-site
Registration and labeling
On-site temporary storage
Documentation
Long-term conservation of site features.
Notes:
"This book was originally published in Italian in 2002 by Edizioni del Giglio, Florence, Italy."--ECIP title page verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Contributor:
Pulga, Stefano, 1952- author.
Risser, Erik, translator.
George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
ISBN:
9781606061589 (pbk.)
1606061585 (pbk.)
OCLC:
843858153
Publisher Number:
99957029351