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Posted on 5 February 2020 by Caitlin Jenkins
‘There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.’ (Hamlet, Act 2 Scene 2) Every object has its own story to tell. Some stories are happy, some […]
Posted on 3 January 2020 by Alice Blakely
Following excavations from 2010-2018, the Blackfriary metal finds travelled from Trim, Ireland to Cardiff University in January 2019 for conservation. I was assigned the objects at the beginning of this […]
Posted on 17 March 2017 by Jack Newcombe
When I arrived at Cardiff to study Conservation this was one (of many) objects I was given. Jane Henderson asked me if I wanted the object and it reminded me […]
Posted on 24 January 2017 by Aliza Taft
We are all familiar with the pleasing shininess of a new copper penny, and with how quickly this color becomes dull and matte simply from everyday use. This flat brown […]
Posted on 23 November 2016 by Stephanie Whitehead
There are many stages to conserving an artifact. For example, you have to figure out what the object is made of and what types of corrosion are present. Were any […]
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Escapades of the Conservation and Care of Collections Students at Cardiff University
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