Textiles and fibres - Care of objects and collections

Textiles and fibres are some of the most sensitive objects in a museum collection. They are susceptible to damage from heat, light, incorrect humidity, pests and pollutants. This section will provide many useful tools on how to identify, store, clean, and care for textiles and fibre objects.

Basic care

Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) Notes

Fibres

Display

Storage

Cleaning

Conservation

Technical bulletin

Related links

External links

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