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Subject: Cleaning wax

Cleaning wax

From: Jane Foley <jfcfoley<-a>
Date: Sunday, April 13, 2008
Tom Riddolls <tomriddolls [at] hotmail__com> writes

>A client recently brought to me a life-size wax figure that is very
>dusty. ...

If you have access to a laser this cleans wax successfully.If not
try dry cleaning with Wishab or other molecular trap or a dense (not
sloppy) Laponite gel over Japanese tissue.

Jane Foley ACR
Sculpture and Objects
Litas Liparini Restoration Studio
823 Main St Evanston Il 60202

                  Conservation DistList Instance 21:55
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Received on Sunday, 13 April, 2008

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