Restoration Example - clock

By: Interart  09-12-2011
Keywords: clock

Before the restoration, 50% of the brass inlay was missing, what was left was in bad shape. The Tortoise shell panels located on the sides of the clock were falling off. However, on the bright side, we did have all the original bronzes. 
   Repairs were done to the Tortoise shell and missing pieces were replaced. The remnants of the brass inlay were removed, cleaned, straightened and re-glued. The missing inlay was re-cut, engraved and glued into position. All the brass was cleaned and reassembled. 

As you can see, this restoration produced some truly amazing results. I don't think that there is anybody in the world who would not be proud to display such a handsome piece in their home. 

Keywords: clock

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