Ethnography

Icon Ethnography Group is dedicated to the conservation of local, national and international ethnographic collections

About us

About us

Icon Ethnography Group is dedicated to the conservation of local, national and international ethnographic collections

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Our committee

Our committee

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Recent events

Recent events

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Group members' area

Group members' area

Upcoming meetings and committee documents - access for group members only

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Scraping Gut and Plucking Feathers

Scraping Gut and Plucking Feathers

The Deterioration and Conservation of Feather and Gut Materials

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Conference Postprints

Conference Postprints

Recent Advances in Barkcloth Conservation and Technical Analysis (2018)

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Upcoming events

7 December 2021

Historic England: Technical Tuesdays – Terne-Coated Stainless Steel

Terne-Coated Stainless Steel and its use as a replacement material after lead theft from church roofs.
Online
9 December 2021

Book & Paper Group: Repairing Books, Repairing Bodies

Caring for bodily surfaces, living and dead: practices of Medieval surgeons and manuscript-makers.
Webinar
10 – 11 December 2021

NWFed: Covid and Other Disasters - Conservation Matters in the Northwest

Book now for this one-day in-person conference to share experiences, network and enjoy some cake together. #CMNW21
Conference
13 December 2021

Dynamic Objects Network: Short talks #004

The fourth in our series of free-to-attend, open-to-all short talks.
Webinar