Care of musical instruments in Canadian collections / by R.L. Barclay.: NM95-55/1-1982E-PDF ; CH57-3/1-4-1982E-PDF

"The object of this Bulletin is to describe in some detail the general care and maintenance of a musical instrument collection. This information is intended not only for the museum which may have large holdings of musical instruments but also for the smaller establishment which may have only one or two items. The care of the collection from the acquisition of the items right through to their cleaning, care and maintenance is described and attention is given to complete and thorough documentation and to the problems of display and storage. Lists of supplies and references are also included"--Abstract.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada. Canadian Heritage.
Canadian Conservation Institute.
Title Care of musical instruments in Canadian collections / by R.L. Barclay.
Series title Technical bulletin ; no. 4
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Le soin des collections canadiennes d'instruments de musique.
Caption title.
Digitized edition from print [produced by Canadian heritage].
Includes bibliographical references.
Issued also in print format.
Publishing information Ottawa : Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI), National Museums of Canada, 1982.
Author / Contributor Barclay, R. L. (Robert L.)
Description 18 p. : ill.
Catalogue number
  • NM95-55/1-1982E-PDF
  • CH57-3/1-4-1982E-PDF
Edition Rev., Jan. 1982.
Subject terms Museum collections
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