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Course, academic year 2021/2022
Textile Conservation - N148031
Title: Konzervování textilu
Guaranteed by: Department of Chemical Technology of Monument Conservation (148)
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: B148017
For type:  
Guarantor: Škrdlantová Markéta Ing. Ph.D.
Is interchangeable with: B148017
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: Škrdlantová Markéta Ing. Ph.D. (07.10.2013)
The subject deals with the methods of textile conservation. Also with possibilities of their cleaning and preventive conservation.
Aim of the course -
Last update: TAJ148 (09.10.2013)

Students will be able to:

  • know methods and technological procedure of textile artefact conservation
  • make research of textile object
  • suggest the conservation of textile object based on research results
Last update: Škrdlantová Markéta Ing. Ph.D. (15.08.2013)

R:Tímár-Balázsy A., Eastop D.: Chemical Principles of Textile Conservation. Butterworth Heineman, Oxford 1998 ISBN 0-7506-2620-8

R:Landi S.: The Textile Conservators Manual. Butterworth Heineman, Oxford 1992 ISBN 0-7506-3897-4

Learning resources -
Last update: Škrdlantová Markéta Ing. Ph.D. (15.08.2013)

Syllabus -
Last update: TAJ148 (18.07.2013)

1. Methods of textile object

2. Exploration of textile object

3. Cleaning

4. Solvent cleaning

5. Wet cleaning

6. Surface-active agents

7. Enzymes cleaning

8. Metal cleaning

9. Finishing

10. Support and consolidation

11. Adhesives

12. Display and storage materials for conservation

13. Archeological textiles

14. Storage and display

Registration requirements -
Last update: Škrdlantová Markéta Ing. Ph.D. (15.08.2013)


Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0,5 14
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1,5 42
3 / 3 84 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Oral examination 100