NEWSLETTER PCMA 2008
Late Roman, Byzantine and Medieval
Sheikh Abd el-Gurna Book Conservation Project (Egypt)
Dates of work: 11–30 October 2008
Conservators: Daria Kordowska (Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń), Anna Thommeé-Stachoń (State Ateliers for the Preservation of Historical Property PPKZ S.A.)
Conservation of three Coptic manuscripts discovered in Sheikh Abd el-Gurna, in a hermitage in tomb TT 1152. The work took place in conservation laboratories of the National Museum in Alexandria.