Viegas & Benton, 2014: A CONSERVATION AND PREPARATION OVERVIEW
Figure 14: The results: new, ful y curated, micro and macro-fossil Triassic research col ections.
As was the case for the historical collection, the
and snug plastic and foam shell. These boxes
new macro collection was also housed and
were placed in existing metal cabinets with
packed using differently sized, square Styron
sliding shelves, which were in turn lined with
boxes, lined with a layer of thin LD15 with top,
LD15 as well, giving extra vibration and sliding-
thicker 5 mm layer of LD45 used to sculpt each
resistant properties to the cabinets.
specimen's shape, encasing them in a strong
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