Restoration and Conservation of Bronze Sculptures and Statues

One of a pair of French cast brass ormolu candelabra containing a cast bronze winged figurine with a dark blue green patina.

  Click on an image to see our processes: Restoration of Brass and Bronze Ormolu Candelabra Conserving a Bronze Art Nouveau Dancing Girl Figurine Restoration of a Parcel Gilt Bronze Figurine Restoration of the Columbus Monument, Newport, Rhode Island Restoring

Ostrich Egg Containers

Newport Mansions: Chinese Ostrich egg containers

Chinese, 19th century Silver, ostrich eggs, lead Newport Mansions The restoration of this set, located in the McBean Estate, Chepstow, involved one of our favorite challenges – working with mixed materials. Over 20 pieces of silver as well as the ostrich

Silk and Ivory Parasol

Damaged silk, ivory, brass and steel Chinese 19th century parasol.

Chinese, 19th c. Ivory, lace, silk, brass, steel Private collection This delicate parasol came to us with the original silk completely deteriorated. We replaced all the fabric with new, hand dyed material. We rebuilt the stem of the parasol, which had

Balinese Sword (Kris)

Before: A Balinese Kris Ceremonial Sword made of steel, brass, ivory, wood, and semi-precious stones

Private collection Ivory, brass, forged steel, semi-precious stones, wood This ceremonial weapon composed of a carved ivory axe head, a scabbard and sword handle of repoussé brass and semi-precious stones and a forged steel blade, came to us after having been in a flooded