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Subject: Wax tablets

Wax tablets

From: Peter Juga <peter.juga<-at->
Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2009
Karin Adriansson <karin.adriansson [at] passagen__se> writes

>I am writing my bachelor thesis on conservation at the University of
>Gothenburg in Sweden, on the conservation of wax tablets, and turn
>to the Conservation DistList for help in finding how the
>conservation of wooden wax tablets has been carried out through the
>years in different countries.

In last ten years several works on conservation of wax tablets and
general research on wax mixtures were done in Poland, at Nicolaus
Copernicus University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Paper and Leather
Conservation Institute to be exact. No quite sure of published
material but general information about wax tablets they worked on
could be found at:


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    email. There should be no newline.

If further info or help would be needed I shall be happy to assist.

Peter Juga
Seven Stories

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Received on Tuesday, 28 April, 2009

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