The Virgin and Child. c. 1475 Engraved silver plate with inlaid niello
- 1470-1480 (c.)
- Diameter: 20 millimetres
A second plate at the back of the same pendant as Hind 34.
23 February 2005
Remove old lacquer, clean to remove tarnish and enhance legibility
Lacquered, tarnished, dirty.
Removed lacquer by cotton-wool swabbing with acetone. Cotton wool swabbed with Silvo to remove tarnish. Removed Silvo silver and chrome (cotton wadding,white spirit,Newburgh chalk,china clay) residues by cotton-wool swabbing with white spirit, then acetone.
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Object reference number: PPA55448
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