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Carter No.: 285

Handlist description: Model boat (solar bark)

Card/Transcription No.: 285-3

285 Boat Lucas

Painted and Gilt. Colours white, blue, green, canary-yellow & red. Considerable fungus especially on white, blue & green - the blue appearing red from the coating of brick red fungus. Treatment Brushed with dry brush. Cleaned paint with benzine & gilt with ammonia Consolidated paint with celluloid solution Consolidated gesso-gilt with paraffin wax applied hot

Card no. 285-3 relating to Carter no. 285
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