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Title: Growing old gracefully?
Authors: Douglas-Jones, Rachel
Hughes, John
Jones, Sian
Yarrow, Thomas
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Keywords: Conservation
Material Trasformation
Cultural Heritage
Issue Date: 2015
Publisher: Historic Scotland
Citation: Douglas-Jones R, Hughes J, Jones S & Yarrow T (2015) Growing old gracefully?, Focus, 2015 (2015), pp. 32-33.
Abstract: First paragraph: Time not only affects organic organisms such as us humans: inanimate objects including buildings are also subject to ageing, manifested in the transformation of building materials over time. Elements that form the fabric of the building can develop a patina, or crust. These signs of age can be perceived in different ways depending who the viewer is; they add an age value that can not be replicated any other way.
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Affiliation: IT University of Copenhagen
University of the West of Scotland
Durham University

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