Learning how to stabilize and lift objects from the field.

Post by Dlshad.

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Exposing the object by using a brush to avoid causing any damage to the object.

Exposing the object by using a brush to avoid causing any damage to the object.

During the process of excavation - a scale and label have been included in documentation photographs.

During the process of excavation – a scale and label have been included in documentation photographs.

After exposing a big part of the object, some cracks appeared on the surface of the object.  So it had to be consolidated to be removed safely.

Wrapping with a bandage is one consolidation method.

Wrapping with a bandage is one consolidation method.

Showing the process of wrapping.

Showing the process of wrapping.

In the lab, removing the soil that was inside the pot carefully to discover if there are other materials inside.

In the lab, removing the soil that was inside the pot carefully to discover if there are other materials inside.

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