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Subject: Glass bristle brushes

Glass bristle brushes

From: Vanessa Roth <vanessaroth>
Date: Thursday, December 9, 2004
Roisin Miles <rosettadubh [at] yahoo__co__uk> writes

>A colleague has asked me to post this query. Does anyone know of a
>supplier of 17mm and 20mm diameter soft bristle brushes bound with
>cord or canvas? The supplier they previously used has stopped
>supplying them. They are used to clean corrosion products,
>particularly on softer metals.

I also spent ages looking for glass bristle brushes, only to find
them just down the road at a jewellers' supply shop.  They are
manufactured by Beco Technic in Germany, so you may be able to
contact them directly.

Vanessa Roth
Objects Conservator
Art Gallery of Western Australia

                  Conservation DistList Instance 18:27
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Received on Thursday, 9 December, 2004

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