Date completed : 19 December 2019 Duration : Ongoing
Pieta Greaves

The parka is made from horizontal strips of marine mammal intestine sewn together in a horizontal pattern using tiny sinew stitches. 

The aim of the was to return the parka to display in a physically stable condition. After testing, it underwent conservation cleaning to remove surface dusts and old surface treatments, the rips were filled with a removable material and new mount was produced which supported the delicate object. 

Seal Gut Parka
Seal Gut Parka
Seal Gut Parka
Seal Gut Parka
Seal Gut Parka
Seal Gut Parka

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