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Subject: Dermestids and musical instruments

Dermestids and musical instruments

From: Sally Shelton <shelton.sally>
Date: Monday, December 20, 1999
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    I was approached by a repair technician of musical instruments
    about damage he sees of felt pads and hair bow strings by what I
    assume are dermestids. Can anyone offer some information on the
    possible cause and prevention?

    Scott R. Campbell
    Suffolk County Department of Health Services
    Yaphank, NY

                  Conservation DistList Instance 13:36
               Distributed: Wednesday, December 22, 1999
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Received on Monday, 20 December, 1999

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