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Blood antiquities and the role of the Conservator

Blood antiquities and the role of the Conservator

What ethical and legal obligations does an Australian conservator have if she should suspect she is dealing with an illegally looted object?
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What kind of conservator do I need?

Conservators think about things in terms of the material from which they are made. Read about how to choose the right conservator for your object.

Using archival quality materials for safe storage and display

For safe long term storage and display of cultural objects and collections, its really important to use the right materials. The National Archives of Australia provides some great resources to help you choose the best products....