Getting Hands-in-Gloves On with Objects


Rachel Hand, Curatorial Assistant, Anthropology at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology leading a session in object handling and conservation for the Connecting with Collections interns. The seminar also covered exhibition mounting, lead by Matt Buckley, head of workshop at the MAA. The interns are concentrating intently at producing the perfect puff.

Many thanks to Rachel and Matt for some fascinating insights when working up close and gloved hands on with objects.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

University of Cambridge Museums

Archive of projects, events and news from 2012 to May 2017

%d bloggers like this: