Textile conservation services for museums, historical societies, galleries, and individuals
Cleaning, stabilization, compensation for loss, & reconstruction, Morrow Castle life jacket, 1930s. Sea Girt Lighthouse, NJ.
Stabilization, compensation for loss, & reconstruction, Morrow Castle life jacket, 1930s
Cleaning and stitch mounting for framed display, embroidered map, 1833. Private owner.
Cleaning and stitch mounting for framed display, 19th century embroidered map
Stabilization of torn lace, 20th century christening dress. Private owner.
Stabilization of torn lace, 20th c.
Conservative approach, realignment and stabilization, mummified ibis, Ancient Egypt, Dynasty 26 or later, 664-30 BCE. Museum collection.
Stabilization and realignment, linen wrappings, mummified ibis, ancient Egypt
Testing of liquid stains, detail, Turkoman ikat robe, 19th century. Before and after testing.
Testing of liquid stains, detail, 19th c. Turkoman robe, before & after testing
Custom dyeing of conservation fabrics is available for some projects.
Custom dyeing of conservation fabric