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  1. Based on the research results and practical engineering experience pertaining to the protection and reinforcement of the cliff of the Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang, China, this paper presents a method that is mai...

    Authors: Xudong Wang, Yanwu Wang, Qinglin Guo, Qiangqiang Pei and Guojing Zhao
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:58
  2. The growing importance of publishing art collections online has led to increasingly strict tolerances on digital photography of art objects. There are two internationally recognized sets of guidelines for crea...

    Authors: Eric Kirchner, Carola van Wijk, Henni van Beek and Tammo Koster
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:57
  3. Silver art is an important feature of the Tang dynasty in China and the manufacturing center for silver shifted from north to south after the mid-eighth century CE. The typology, stylistics, and iconography of...

    Authors: Panpan Tan, Junchang Yang and Xinlai Ren
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:55
  4. Tsantsas, commonly referred to as “shrunken heads”, are unique and valuable antiquities that were produced by the Shuar, Achuar, Awajún/Aguaruna, Wampís/Huambisa, and Candoshi-Shampra (SAAWC) peoples until the mi...

    Authors: Craig D. Byron, Adam M. Kiefer, Joanna Thomas, Sagar Patel, Amy Jenkins, Anthony L. Fratino and Todd Anderson
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:50

    The Correction to this article has been published in Heritage Science 2021 9:60

  5. The Huexotzinco Codex is one of the earliest surviving manuscripts from the early colonial period of Mexico. The codex pertains to the legal case of conquistador Hernán Cortés and contains paintings and docume...

    Authors: Tana Elizabeth Villafana, Mary Elizabeth Haude and Amanda Satorius
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:54
  6. This study researches the loyalty of travelers to destinations which include material cultural heritage. It analyzes the loyalty of visitors to a destination with cultural heritage sites in order to provide re...

    Authors: Ricardo David Hernández-Rojas, Juan Antonio Jimber del Río, Alberto Ibáñez Fernández and Arnaldo Vergara-Romero
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:52
  7. Iron gall ink was used in the Western world as a permanent writing material already in late Roman times and throughout the Middle Ages, until it became obsolete in the twentieth century. There is much interest...

    Authors: A. Lerf, F. E. Wagner, M. Dreher, T. Espejo and J.-L. Pérez-Rodríguez
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:49
  8. Technology employed by the ancient goldsmiths is traceable through archaeometallurgy. Using non-destructive analytical methods, namely, a 3D digital microscopy and a scanning electron microscopy with energy di...

    Authors: Yan Liu, Rui Li, Junchang Yang, Ruiliang Liu, Guoxing Zhao and Panpan Tan
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:46
  9. In this paper, a comparative study was conducted on the extraction effects of six agents for collagen-based mural painting binders. These agents were used to extract the residual proteins in the non-aged and t...

    Authors: Jianghao Du, Zhanyun Zhu, Junchang Yang, Jia Wang and Xiaotong Jiang
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:45
  10. Salt weathering is one of the most important causes of deterioration in the built environment. Two crucial aspects need further investigation to understand the processes and find suitable measures: the impact ...

    Authors: Sebastiaan Godts, Scott Allan Orr, Julie Desarnaud, Michael Steiger, Katrin Wilhelm, Hilde De Clercq, Veerle Cnudde and Tim De Kock
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:44
  11. The paper presents a diagnosis of damage to heritage structures based on the case of the historic church in Kożuchów. The Church of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary dates back to the thirteenth cent...

    Authors: Krzysztof Raszczuk and Anna Karolak
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:43
  12. Colour changes of cultural heritage objects can be related with degradation of materials, thus a proper colour monitoring system can be used to detect conservation problems. With this purpose, a monitoring met...

    Authors: Blanca Ramírez Barat, Emilio Cano, María Teresa Molina, Miguel Antonio Barbero-Álvarez, Juan Antonio Rodrigo and José Manuel Menéndez
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:41
  13. The collection of the American Museum of Natural History, New York, includes a set of four elaborately painted 19th-century Tsimshian house posts that have been on continuous open display for more than a centu...

    Authors: Federica Pozzi, Elena Basso, Samantha Alderson, Judith Levinson, Madeleine Neiman and Soraya Alcalá
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:42
  14. One of the most important alteration factors for archaeological sites is the deposition of dust, primarily onto horizontal surfaces, because it affects both the conservation state of the remains and their appe...

    Authors: Cristina Cabello Briones, Santiago Mayorga Pinilla, Daniel Vázquez Moliní and Antonio Álvarez Fernández-Balbuena
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:40
  15. The implementation of multidisciplinary research approaches is an essential prerequisite to obtain comprehensive insights into the life and works of the old masters and their timeline in the production of the ...

    Authors: Johannes Edvardsson, Andrea Seim, Justin Davies and Joost Vander Auwera
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:39
  16. Historic legal deeds are one of the most abundant resources in British archives, but also one of the most neglected. Despite the millions that survive, we know remarkably little about their manufacture, includ...

    Authors: Sean Paul Doherty, Stuart Henderson, Sarah Fiddyment, Jonathan Finch and Matthew J. Collins
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:29
  17. The Leizhou Peninsula in China is very famous for its unique folk art creation, especially for the stonework, like the basalt sculptures of the Leizhou Stone Dogs, which have a history of more than two thousan...

    Authors: Yali Wang, Huan Zhang, Xiaobo Liu, Xiaoqing Liu and Wei Song
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:36
  18. From the invention of Perkin’s Mauve in 1856, to publication of the first edition of the Colour Index in 1924, more than 1200 synthetic organic colourants were introduced. Some achieved commercial success, while ...

    Authors: Eric Hagan and Jennifer Poulin
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:33
  19. Valvasor's library is a unique example of a Seventeenth century personal library, including over 7300 prints and 1530 books. Today, it is kept in the Metropolitan Library of the Zagreb Archdiocese which is par...

    Authors: Andreja Dragojević, Diana Gregor-Svetec, Jedert Vodopivec Tomažič and Branka Lozo
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:35
  20. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, original photographs were sent to publishers so that they could be reproduced in print. The photographs often needed to be reworked with overpainting and masking, and...

    Authors: Elena Basso, Federica Pozzi, Jessica Keister and Elizabeth Cronin
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:34
  21. This work presents the first proof of concept for the use of molecular fluorescence signatures in medieval colours based on lac dye and brazilwood lake pigments. These two important medieval dyes were tested a...

    Authors: Paula Nabais, Maria J. Melo, João A. Lopes, Márcia Vieira, Rita Castro and Aldo Romani
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:32
  22. Recent archaeological excavations carried out in the western suburbs of Cordoba (Spain) brought to light numerous fragments of archaeological glass from the caliphal period (929–1031 CE). The typological and c...

    Authors: Jorge De Juan Ares, Yasmina Cáceres Gutiérrez, Maudilio Moreno Almenara and Nadine Schibille
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:31
  23. Environmental changes and human activities can cause serious degradation of murals, where sootiness is one of the most common problems of ancient Chinese indoor murals. In order to improve the visual quality o...

    Authors: Ning Cao, Shuqiang Lyu, Miaole Hou, Wanfu Wang, Zhenhua Gao, Ahmed Shaker and Youqiang Dong
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:30
  24. Nanoindentation and dynamic mechanical analysis were used to measure changes in the surface and bulk mechanical properties of Winsor & Newton Yellow Ochre oil paint films following exposure to deionized water,...

    Authors: Ashley Amanda Freeman, Judith Lee, Cecil Krarup Andersen, Naoki Fujisawa, Michał Łukomski and Bronwyn Ormsby
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:28
  25. The hollowing deterioration of stone relics required effective non-destructive testing (NDT) methods for their timely restoration and maintenance. To this end, a new NDT method based on terahertz (THz) technol...

    Authors: Tianhua Meng, Rong Huang, Yuhe Lu, Hongmei Liu, Jianguang Ren, Guozhong Zhao and Weidong Hu
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:24
  26. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Kaare Lund Rasmussen, Johannes van der Plicht, Jacopo La Nasa, Erika Ribechini, Maria Perla Colombini, Thomas Delbey, Lilian Skytte, Simone Schiavone, Ulla Kjær, Poul Grinder-Hansen and Lautaro Roig Lanzillotta
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:23

    The original article was published in Heritage Science 2021 9:14

  27. This work presents the first results of the iconographic study and analytical characterisation of a set of four stained-glass panels that are part of the collection of National Palace of Pena (Sintra, Portugal...

    Authors: Alexandra Rodrigues, Mathilda Coutinho, Andreia Machado, Bruno A. Martinho, Luís Cerqueira Alves, Maria Filomena Macedo and Márcia Vilarigues
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:22
  28. The hare’s fur glazed Jian wares characterized by radial fur-like strips, as one of the typical representatives of Chinese ceramics in the 10th-13th century (A.D.), were famous for the aesthetic values in high...

    Authors: Ming Guan, Baoqiang Kang, Xiangjun Wei, Gen Li, Cui Jia, He Li, Yinzhong Ding and Yong Lei
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:21
  29. Scientific imaging of a large fragile work of art can be especially challenging, but especially rewarding to better grasp the complexity and changes that have occurred during its creation and lifetime. Here, n...

    Authors: Matthew L. Clarke, Francesca Gabrieli, Kathryn L. Rowberg, Andrew Hare, Jiro Ueda, Blythe McCarthy and John K. Delaney
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:20
  30. Acetic acid and formic acid are volatile pollutants leading to degradation of some heritage materials. They are usually determined in museum environments with various types of passive samplers. In this work, S...

    Authors: Ida Kraševec, Eva Menart, Matija Strlič and Irena Kralj Cigić
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:19
  31. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Alberto Sánchez, José Tuñón, Manuel Montejo, Pilar Amate, Bautista Ceprián, Anastasia Rousaki, Mafalda Costa, Delphine Saelens, Sylvia Lycke and Peter Vandenabeele
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:18

    The original article was published in Heritage Science 2021 9:8

  32. The Valley of the Kings (KV) is a UNESCO world heritage site with more than thirty opened tombs. Since the first tombs were constructed, at least 24 historical flash flood events has been identified, each of w...

    Authors: Sayed Hemeda
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:17
  33. The Thannhauser Collection of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, represents an important survey of European avant-garde art production during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Among the works in...

    Authors: Federica Pozzi, Elena Basso, Silvia A. Centeno, Louisa M. Smieska, Nobuko Shibayama, Roy Berns, Megan Fontanella and Lena Stringari
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:15
  34. Textiles are valuable cultural heritage items that are susceptible to several degradation processes due to their sensitive nature, such as the case of ancient ma colored-paintings. Therefore, it is important t...

    Authors: Jiaojiao Liu, Yuhu Li, Daodao Hu, Huiping Xing, Xiaolian Chao, Jing Cao and Zhihui Jia
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:13

    The Correction to this article has been published in Heritage Science 2021 9:38

  35. Two types of materials were sampled as part of an investigation of the relics of the Holy Catholic Church of the Apostles St Philip and St James in the Basilica dei Santi Apostoli in Rome: bone- and mummy-mate...

    Authors: Kaare Lund Rasmussen, Johannes van der Plicht, Jacopo La Nasa, Erika Ribechini, Maria Perla Colombini, Thomas Delbey, Lilian Skytte, Simone Schiavone, Ulla Kjær, Poul Grinder-Hansen and Lautaro Roig Lanzillotta
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:14

    The Correction to this article has been published in Heritage Science 2021 9:23

  36. As a royal temple, the Fengguo Temple has profound historical, artistic, scientific and social values. With a thousand-year history, it is one of the three existing temples of the Liao Dynasty in China. Now th...

    Authors: Jiahang Song, Wei Xiang, Shaojun Yan, Weiqiang Zhou and Linyan Ma
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:12
  37. The paper presents the results of experimental testing of six masonry rings built to technical scale and strengthened with CFRP strips and sheets and also with an FRCM system with PBO, glass, basalt and carbon...

    Authors: Jerzy Jasieńko, Krzysztof Raszczuk, Piotr Frąckiewicz, Kajetan Kleszcz and Łukasz Bednarz
    Citation: Heritage Science 2021 9:11

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