Course: Conservation and Restoration III

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Course title Conservation and Restoration III
Course code UHV/M0017
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • ŠIMČÍK Antonín, Mgr.
  • RAJHELOVÁ Hana, Ing. Mgr.
Course content
1. Property damage and preserving procedures for photos. 2. Property damage and exploration leather and parchment. 3. Conservation and restoration techniques for leather and parchment. 4. Features and damage fabrics. 5. Conservation and restoration procedures for textiles. 6. Property damage and preservation of other materials of animal origin. 7. Property damage and preservation of other materials of vegetable origin. 8. Property damage and preserving methods for plastics. 9. Principles for making copies of articles. The issue of fakes. 10. Principles of treatment of collections after hitting the water. 11. Principles of treatment of collections after hitting the water. 12. The specifics of caring for collections of nature - the basic procedures for preparation.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecturing, unspecified
  • unspecified - 1 hour per semester
  • unspecified - 2 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • BROOKS, M. M. - EASTOP, D. D. (Ed.):. Changing Views of Textile Conservation.Los Angeles 2011..
  • DEMOUTHE, J.F.:. Natural Materials: Sources, Properties and Uses. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2006..
  • HARSOVÁ, J.:. Konzervace textilu. Učební text pomaturitního konzervátorského studia Národního muzea. Praha 1994..
  • HORIE, C. V.:. Materials for Conservation. Organic Consolidants, Adhesives and Coatings. Oxford 2010..
  • KOESLING, V. Vom Feuerstein zum Bakelit. Stuttgart, 1999.
  • KOPECKÁ, I. a kol.:. Preventivní ochrana sbírkových předmětů.
  • KUČEROVÁ, L. - ŠKRDLANTOVÁ, M. - DOUBRAVOVÁ, K.:. Vliv barviv na degradaci textilií z rostlinných vláken v závislosti na klimatických podmínkách. In: Textil v muzeu, Brno 2009.
  • KÜHN, H.:. ErhaltungundPflege von Kunstwerken. Materialund Technik, Konservierung und Restaurierung.Leipzig 2001..
  • O'CONNOR, Sonia., BROOKS, Mary M. X. Radiography of textiles, dress and related objekts, Oxford: Elsevier, 2007..
  • PEDERSEN, M.C.:. Gem and Ornamenta lMaterials of Organic Origin. Amsterdam 2004..
  • SHASHOUA, Y.:. Conservation of plastics. Materials science, degradation and preservation. Oxford 2008..
  • ŠKRDLANTOVÁ, M.:. Biocidní ochrana plynováním. In: Ochrana památek plynováním, Seminář STOP.
  • TÍMÁR-BALÁZSY, Á.:. Chemical Principles of Textile Conservation. Oxford 1998.
  • WAYNE SMITH, C.:. Archaeological conservation using polymers. Practical applications for organic artifact stabilization. Tamu 2003..
  • ZELINGER, J. a kol. Konzervace pergamenu a jeho uložení. Praha, 1992.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava Museology in combination with another discipline (1) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava Museology in combination with another discipline (1) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava History - Museology (1) History courses 2 Summer