Monastery of Saint Catherine in Sinai: the conservation of the mosaic of the Transfiguration.

Roberto Nardi CCA, Centro di Conservazione Archeologica – Roma   The mosaic of the Transfiguration in the basilica of the Monastery of St. Catherine's in Sinai was done in the 6th century at the behest of the emperor Justinian. It…

The Conservation of The Prehistoric Sculptures of Monteprama, Sardinia, Italy.

Roberto Nardi CCA, Centro di Conservazione Archeologica – Roma   During an archaeological excavation in the early 1970s in central Sardinia, Italy, 5000 stone fragments from more than 30 gigantic statues (average height 2.2 m)…

The Roman City Of Zeugma (Turkey) Conservation Project

Roberto Nardi CCA, Centro di Conservazione Archeologica - Roma   In May of 2000, the New York Times published a cry of alarm for the Roman city of Zeugma, in southeast Anatolia, Turkey. It was soon to be submerged by the waters of the…