Monthly Archives: January 2020

Framing Antique maps

Antique maps, as with other rare and antique paper items, require proper conservation framing to ensure longevity and its protection.  Unless trained to correctly frame a map, some framers use over the counter tapes, glues or other adhesives for mounting.  It is highly recommended to use mylar or other non evasive hinging methods to protect Read the full article…

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Opinion of Buying Diploma Frames from Your College or University Store

One of the most overpriced products sold through college campuses are the typical diploma frames. Why are they overrated, you say?  Because colleges and universities charge a high price for a mediocre quality frame.  Unless one is willing to pay for the “upgrades”, such as conservation glass, you are getting a low to mid range Read the full article…

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