An essential manual for repairing and caring for a wide range of antiques and collectables. Includes techniques for caring for items made from ivory, bone, silver, gold, china, pottery, glass, and more. Readers will refer time and again to sections such as cleaning, removing stains, and repairing damaged rugs. For collectors, do-it-yourselfers, and homeowners alike.
Albert Jackson and David Day are the bestselling authors of numerous DIY and woodworking titles. David Day has written widely on the Second World War and Australian history, and is the author of Reluctant Nation (OUPA, 1992) and The Great Betrayal (OUPA, 1988).