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AHRB session on textiles conservation

From: Paul Wyeth <p.wyeth>
Date: Saturday, December 6, 2003
AHRB Research Centre for Textile Conservation and Textile Studies
First Annual Conference
Scientific Analysis of Ancient and Historic Textiles: Informing
Preservation, Display and Interpretation
Textile Conservation Centre
Winchester Campus
University of Southampton, UK
July 13-15, 2004

Chairs and Keynote Speakers:

    Session 1
    (pm Tuesday, July 13, 2004)
    Chair: Jan Wouters

        Informing Conservation I: Analysis of textiles

        Identifying materials: Analytical methodology (Fenella

        Defining deterioration: Degradation of cellulosics (Matija

    Session 2
    (am Wednesday, July 14, 2004)
    Chair: Graham Martin

        Informing Conservation II: Learning from the past

        Prioritising interventive treatments: Recognising textiles
        at most risk (David Howell)

        Enabling the legacy: The development of a Web-accessible
        reference library of deteriorated fibers(Jane Merritt)

    Session 3
    (pm Wednesday, July, 14, 2004)
    Chairs: Fenella France/Matija Strlic

        Informing Display: Characterising and monitoring textiles
        Physical properties: Accelerated Ageing of Fabric Supports
        (Christina Young)

        Signatures of ageing: Correlations with behaviour (Paul

    Session 4
    (am Thursday, July 15, 2004)
    Chairs: Jane Merritt/ Elizabeth Peacock

        Enhancing Understanding: Annotating textile biographies

        Hidden details: Textiles with tales (Dinah Eastop)

        Molecular evidence: Archaeological textiles (Rob Janaway)

Further details including abstracts of the keynote talks and Chair
and Speaker biographies are available at

Paul Wyeth
Textile Conservation Centre
University of Southampton Winchester Campus
Winchester SO23 8DL

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