The silver mounts were tarnished as an old coating had failed. The coating was removed and replaced with Agateen 27 and thinner applied by brush.
The silver mounts were cleaned to remove an old deteriorated acrylic coating and tarnish. The silver was polished using precipated chalk. After degreasing, the silver was recoated using Agateen Lacquer 27. Activated charcoal and/or Pacific Silvercloth will be included in storage and display configurations.
|11/09/1979||Examination||examined for condition|
|12/11/2017||Examination||Treated for exhibition|
|12/13/2017||Treatment||Cleaned for exhibition|
- 3000 Years of Glass: Treasures from The Walters Art Gallery. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1982.