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Decorative tiles and their conservation

M. -I Marshall

Decorative tiles and their conservation

a study of decorative tiles in architectural use and some of the problems associated with their conservation.

by M. -I Marshall

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Published by Oxford Brookes University in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.Sc.) - Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, 1994.

ContributionsOxford Brookes University. School of Planning.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20162040M

Ceramics are objects made from clay (or clay mixed with other materials) that are subjected to high heat. This application of heat causes irreversible changes in within the clay body, rendering the form permanent. Ceramics can take the form of pottery (utilitarian vessels), sculpture, casting cores for bronzes, or architectural elements such as tiles, pipes and bricks. A must have for anybody involved in opening historic houses to visitors! The National Trust gives detailed practical guidance on the care of fragile interiors and the decorative fixtures, fittings and objects that contribute so much to their interest. The book highlights the ways in which preventive conservation measures can reduce the need for expensive repair.

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