This manual provides a set of suggested procedures for the testing of lime-based hydraulic injection grouts for the conservation of architectural surfaces. It is meant to be used as a reference by... More > conservation scientists in the laboratory and by conservators working in the field to test, evaluate, and select appropriate injection grouts for the conservation of delaminated wall paintings, plasters, and mosaics on vertical and horizontal surfaces.< Less
Significantly revised and updated in the context of the MOSAIKON Initiative, this handbook provides written, graphic, and photographic documentation methodologies and lesson summaries on topics... More > ranging from the deterioration of mosaics, to an introduction to lime-based mortars and their use for stabilization treatments, to the fundamentals of mosaic reburial—an indispensable preventive conservation intervention.
These didactic materials are a reference document for technicians during and after training and are meant to accompany theoretical lessons and practical training on site. While step-by-step instructions are provided for documentation of mosaics and of technicians' work on them, this resource is not intended as a manual for the treatment of in situ mosaics.< Less
This is a companion volume to the Jarash case study. It contains guidance for instructors on how to use the case study, as well as, sample answers for instructors for each activity. It also... More > includes handouts to be given to individual or group participants. Supplementary materials including videos, presentations, and PDF versions of the handouts can be found by searching "Jarash teaching materials" on www.getty.edu/conservation.< Less
This book presents a case study of management of the archaeological site of Jarash, Jordan. It is intended to serve as a teaching resources for heritage educators that will help site managers to... More > identify, understand, and respond to a wide range of values for the sustainable management of cultural heritage sites. Also available is the companion volume, “Teaching Materials.”< Less