Follow our conservation team as they carefully clean and repair a magnificent 19th century jama – a style of garment worn by men in India for centuries. This impressive example is embellished with gold and pieces of jewel beetle-wing cases, and needed delicate conservation before it could be put on display. Watch the processes that have added decades of life to this spectacular piece.
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A new kind of textbook
Reframing Art History
An open-access multimedia "textbook" for the 21st century
Our first "textbook" gives you a guided journey through the living, breathing, meaningful side of art history. With chapters developed by a group of more than 40 experts, it showcases art and history from the bottom up.