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Thu, 10 Oct 2019 13:19:06 +0000
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Conservation at Cooper Hewitt
accession numbers
conservation
Glass
label
storage
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<img width="640" height="476" src="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Labels_glass-700x521.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset="https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Labels_glass-700x521.jpg 700w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Labels_glass-300x223.jpg 300w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Labels_glass-170x127.jpg 170w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="36000" data-permalink="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2019/10/10/its-a-bird-its-a-plane-i-think-its-a-b/labels_glass/" data-orig-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Labels_glass.jpg" data-orig-size="1960,1460" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;1.8&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;iPhone X&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;1565951680&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;4&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;64&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0.00833333333333&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;1&quot;}" data-image-title="Tests for Labels on glass" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Labels_glass-300x223.jpg" data-large-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Labels_glass-700x521.jpg" />This post was written by guest authors Martha Singer, Mette Carlsen, Jakki Godfrey, and Kerith Koss Schrager, a  team of contract conservators who carried out Cooper Hewitt&#8217;s recent glass rehousing project. Today we&#8217;re taking a behind-the-scenes look at the nitty-gritty of object numbering in the museum. Object numbers aid in tracking storage locations and other...
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