University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Stephen P. Koob

The Conservation and Restoration of Red-figure Stamnos No. 48-30-3

By: Stephen P. Koob

The conservation and restoration of the red-figure stamnos 48-30-3 (University Museum collection) was undertaken with a view to returning the vase to a condition that best portrayed the original fragments, without deceit or undue restoration. The previous restoration, as noted by Ashmead and Phillips, had alĀ­tered and added to the original so much that it […]