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Special volume on conservation of stone objects

Special volume on conservation of stone objects

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Published by The Commissioner of Museums, Govt. Museum in Chennai .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesConservation of stone objects
Statementeditor, V. Jeyaraj.
SeriesNew series, general section. Chemical conservation ;, vol. 10, 2003, New series, general section (Government Museum (Madras, India))., vol. 2003/10.
ContributionsJeyarāj, Vē., Government Museum (Madras, India)
The Physical Object
Paginationlxvi, 320 p. :
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3441225M
LC Control Number2005310755

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