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Behind the Scenes in Conservation: Painted Silk Bedspread

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A steady hand and a sharp eye are key for the repair currently underway of this painted silk taffeta bedspread in the textile conservation lab.

Behind the Scenes in Conservation: 1920's desk lamps designed by Joseph Urban

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This week the objects conservator is working on an unusual project requiring the skills of an electrician.