Academic thesis

Karina Medic: The tomb slab of Hermann Roemer - Examination of the microbial infestation and preparation of a concept of restoration Back
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Abstract: The Tomb slab of Hermann Roemer, cofounder of the Roemer-Pelizaeus-Museums in Hildesheim, is buried in a familiygrave at the graveyard of the evangelical-lutheran St. Lamberti church community Hildesheim and shows a strong vegetation of lichens. On the occasion of the 200th birthday of Hermann Roemer the museum and the museums association commisioned a restoration. In preparation a thorough examination of the object is carried out.
In addition to an object identification phenomenological and scientific examinations occure to analyse the stonematerial and the vegetation of lichens. Following to a presentation of different possibilities of cleaning, consevation and presentation a concept of restoration is carried out using the most suitable possabilities.


  • academic institution: HAWK Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaft und Kunst Hildesheim/ Holzminden/Göttingen
  • kind of theses:  Bachelorarbeit
  • main Tutor:  Frau Prof. Dr. Riedl-Siedow
  • assistant Tutor:  Frau Dr. Cornelia Gehrmann-Janßen
  • date:  2016
  • Language:  German
Karina Medic
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