"The Objective of the Conservator is not to change, alter or attempt to improve the original
qualities of the object, but to preserve its integrity for future generations study and
This page has several slideshows. There is
Conservation Terminology, Furniture Styles,
The Environment, Handling Objects,
& a Selection of Wood Types
Click on the first slide (top left) to start the slideshow and see them in detail...........
This set of slides explain how the
a role in furniture and object preventative care.
This next slideshow looks at some of the
different furniture styles from the 17thC to
Rules for Handling Objects
A Few Selected Photos of Different Woods