Musical instruments

Musical instruments come in all shapes and sizes and may be made out of many different materials such as wood, ivory, leather and metal. They can easily be damaged and are often very sensitive to humidity fluctuations and high humidity. Caring for instruments is complex and difficult since there may be many working parts. The following resources provide information and advice on caring for musical instruments.

Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) Notes

Technical Bulletins

Other CCI resources on this topic

Related CCI resources

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