Development of a prototype storage and display case for the Royal Mummies of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo

  • Shin Maekawa
  • N. Valentin
Conference paper
Part of the The Man in the Ice book series (3262, volume 3)


The goal of conservation is to preserve objects of art and of culture for future generations. To achieve this goal, the factors causing deterioration must be countered or, at the very least, abated. Depending upon the particular art or cultural treasure, the process of preventing deterioration may be straightforward or nearly impossible.


Leak Rate Oxygen Scavenger Pressure Relief Valve Display Case Mechanical Drawing 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Shin Maekawa
    • 1
  • N. Valentin
    • 2
  1. 1.The Getty Conservation InstituteMarina del ReyUSA
  2. 2.Instituto de Consevacion y Restauracion de Bienes CulturalesMadridSpain

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