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Informative Article | Tourism | India | Volume 3 Issue 9, September 2014

Museum as a Savior of Cultural Heritage: Special Perspective on Deterioration and Conservation of Objects

Garima Bharti

Our incredible India is amalgamated with lots of Archaeological, Historical and Cultural heritages. It is our legacy from the past, what we live with today, and what we pass on to future generation. That makes the world heritage exceptional in its universal applications. Among all of them, which our ancestor left behind, nothing is more evocative and auspicious than their signature as a form of architecture, sculpture, coins, epigraphs, paleograph, treasure, artifacts. Which introduced the story of past. However, flourishment of our past is depend upon this thing that how do we conserve the artifacts of our nostalgia because these opulent heritages are the mirror of our precious history.

Keywords: Deterioration of museum objects, scientific conservation of museum objects

Edition: Volume 3 Issue 9, September 2014

Pages: 2183 - 2194


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Garima Bharti, "Museum as a Savior of Cultural Heritage: Special Perspective on Deterioration and Conservation of Objects", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=SEP14600, Volume 3 Issue 9, September 2014, 2183 - 2194

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