X-Radiography of Textiles, Dress and Related Objects (Conservation and Museology) by Sonia O'Connor and Mary Brooks
English | June 1, 2007 | ISBN-10: 0750666323 | 360 pages | PDF | 22,3 Mb
X-radiography of textile objects reveals hidden features as well as unexpected components and materials. This non-destructive technique throws light on construction, manufacturing techniques, use, wear, repair, patterns of decay and dating. X-radiography improves artefact documentation and interpretation as well as guiding conservation approaches by enhancing understanding.