Environmental Conditions & Long Term Preservation of the Collection at the Egyptian Museum: Advanced Training in Preventative

The Conservation Center of the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University (NYU-IFA-CC) offers a highly focused training program in preventive conservation with special emphasis on environmental monitoring strategies at the Egyptian Museum (EM) in Cairo, Egypt. Project Director: Hannelore Roemich

The Conservation Center of the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University (NYU-IFA-CC) offers a highly focused training program in preventive conservation with special emphasis on environmental monitoring strategies at the Egyptian Museum (EM) in Cairo, Egypt. The nominated staff member from the EM will be trained at NYU and implement appropriate preventive measures after her return to Cairo. The long‐term benefits of increased awareness about environmental risks and possible countermeasures are substantial for the preservation of the collection at the EM.

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Location: United States, Northern America, Americas Organiser(s): New York University (NYU) Project partner(s): Conservation Center, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University and Egyptian Museum in Cairo Funder(s): American Research Center in Egypt - Antiquities Endowment Fund Grant Funding received: $45,640 Commencement Date: 10/2013 Project Status: Completed
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