Conservation

Treatment date
1 January 1900

Reason for treatment
Permanent Exhibition

Treatment proposal
Clean.

Condition
None given. No req.

Treatment details
1. Repair to hinge of back flap. 2. Repair (nature unspecified) to top of loop 9?where lies against it). 3. ?Possible other repairs connected with one or more of the three large rivets/bolts. Possibly the insertion of strengthening bars on the flap between the hinge and the two rivets/bolts. Drawings of hinge repair taken from Batten's notebook. Repairs indicated in red. Rivets used in the repair are concealed under the large moving boss. [Diagrams show hinge area of brooch in various angles. Repairs are shown. The diagram has been retained and is stored in the record envelope containing old record cards in the dept. filing system.] III March '48 'Repair to bolt'