MA Conservation Studies: Books and Library Materials student Maria Borg, alongside her colleague Nayla Maaruf, worked on the conservation of a Cartes-de-Visite Victorian photo album. Find out more about the project in this blog post.
Much to my surprise, the second object that arrived on my bench
in the Book Conservation Department was not a book at all, but a
nineteenth-century French carriage clock travelling box.
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