Barbara cleaning the weapons at Vindolanda
In January of every year, the Vindolanda Trust museum staff and volunteers carry out the museums’ annual cleaning programme. The cases are opened and every artefact is checked to make sure that there are no signs decomposition and then the case are cleaned and hovered. Special care is taken with the incredibly fragile organic artefacts. The glass doors are also cleaned inside and out to make sure the visitors will get the best possible view of the artefacts.
Barbara cleaning the glass on the wall of shoes case at Vindolanda
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