Archaeological Objects Conservation Lecture » Bronze disease is a cyclical corrosion process that requires chloide salt contamination (such as from seawater) oxygen and moisture. Chlorides cannot be removed by soaking in water alone.

Three views of the Mountain Howitzer from the Torrent shipwreck, 1868.  ASM 2008-11-83

Three views of the Mountain Howitzer from the Torrent shipwreck, 1868. ASM 2008-11-83

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