fig 15. CONSERVATION OF AN ICON DEPICTING JESUS CHRIST. FROM A GRAVEYARD OF SPIDERS TO A GOLDEN TREASURE

fig 15. Tears and holes in the base paper were filled with hand-tinted paper. The conserved paper was fixed around the bottom of the box and the icon. On the edges of the box concave surfaces appeared that helped to shape the metal cover properly.

fig 15. Tears and holes in the base paper were filled with hand-tinted paper. The conserved paper was fixed around the bottom of the box and the icon. On the edges of the box concave surfaces appeared that helped to shape the metal cover properly.