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Subject: Call for papers--Fur, Feathers and Skin

Call for papers--Fur, Feathers and Skin

From: Morwena Stephens <morwena.stephens>
Date: Thursday, August 17, 2000
Conservators of Ethnographic Artefacts, CEA
Seminar on Fur, Feathers and Skin
Museum of London
December 11, 2000

A seminar on fur, feathers and skin is planned to coincide with the
AGM. As well as addressing the degradation and conservation of
ethnographic artefacts composed of fur, feathers or skin, this
seminar will explore the structure, source, modification and use of
these materials in ethnographic artefacts. Consideration should also
be given to ethical issues surrounding the treatment of these

Deadline for abstracts: September 1, 2000
Deadline for completed papers: November 10, 2000

For further information contact

    Deborah Cane
    Organics Conservator
    NMGM Conservation Centre
    Whitechapel, Liverpool L1 6HZ
    +44 151 478 4842
    Fax: +44 151 478 4990
    deb [at] NMGMCC4__demon__co__uk

Morwena Stephens
Chair of Conservators of Ethnographic Artefacts CEA
c/o Conservation Department, Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter,
Great Britain

                  Conservation DistList Instance 14:14
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Received on Thursday, 17 August, 2000

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