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Herculaneum Papyri

From: Mark Clarke <markey>
Date: Sunday, October 6, 1996
Jeannette Woodward <jawood [at] fiat__gslis__utexas__edu> writes

>Do any list members have some information concerning  preservation
>work on the carbonized papyri  from the Villa de la Papyri at


    Mark Gilberg. "Antonio Piaggio and the conservation of the
    Herculaneum Papyri" in "Early Advances in Conservation", ed.
    Vincent Daniels British Museum Occasional papers No.65, London,
    1988, pps. 1-6 with large bibliography and diagram of Piaggio's
    unrolling apparatus.

    **** Moderator's comments:   Thanks also to Barry Knight, who
    also provided this citation

Mark Clarke
+44 171 277 1633

                  Conservation DistList Instance 10:36
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Received on Sunday, 6 October, 1996

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