Preservation and Access: Preservation/Access Projects

Period of Performance

1/1/2004 - 6/30/2005

Funding Totals

$5,000.00 (approved)
$5,000.00 (awarded)

General Preservation Assessment of the Art of the Americas Collection

FAIN: PA-50318-04

Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block, Inc. (Tucson, AZ 85701-8218)
Susan M. Dolan (Project Director: May 2003 to July 2005)

A general preservation assessment of the museum's Art of the Americas Collection comprising 2,400 artifacts that includes 500 Pre-Columbian artifacts (pottery, jewelry and textiles), 1,100 Mexican folk art objects, 245 dance masks, 108 Mexican votive paintings, and papier mâché, ceramic, metal, and lacquer ware artifacts from cultures in the American Southwest and Central America.