Kategooria Name Realization, date Materials, technique Condition Conservation Workshop Date, conservator Owner
pilt_2134 FREE STATE Blue-black-white (battle) flag of the June 5.1919 (light) blue broadcloth, black gauze, white calico, The three flag straps of different materials were worn and full of holes, the In the course of conservation work, the flag had been cleaned (dry Conservation Centre Kanut 2007, Heige Peets (repairing) Estonian History Museum
pilt_2038 FREE STATE Two photos of the 'unofficial conference Nov. 20.1919 water-sensitive silver gelatin emulsion, black-and-white The emulsion layer on the photos was yellowed, severely soiled and smudged. In the course of conservation work, the photos underwent dry treatment Conservation Centre Kanut 2007, Vilja Sillamaa Tartu University Library
pilt_2042 FREE STATE Two photos of the Conference of the Baltic Jan. 15-22.1920 water-sensitive silver gelatin emulsion on paper, black-and-white One photo had turned yellow (photo: 1), which is characteristic of ageing silver gelatine The important texts written in ink made it impossible to replace, in the Conservation Centre Kanut 2007, Vilja Sillamaa Tartu University Library
pilt_2059 FREE STATE Military, near the barracks 1920s silver gelatine emulsion on paper, black-and-white photo The photo was glued on a thick piece of cardboard. The corners of the photo In the course of conservation work, the cardboard and glue stains were Conservation Centre Kanut 2003, Vilja Sillamaa Tartu University Library
pilt_2064 FREE STATE White cross of the National Defence League, III Class 1918 bronze, silver, enamel, textile, mixed technique The badge was slightly dirty, and the metal parts of the connection of the In the course of conservation work, the object was cleaned and Conservation Centre Kanut 2007, Helmut Välja Iisaku Museum
pilt_2129 FREE STATE Sketch for the monument at the burial site 1939 watercolours, crayons, graphite and thin drawing paper When the object reached the conservation centre, it had been framed for a In the course of conservation work, the sketch was removed from the Conservation Centre Kanut 2008, Vilja Sillamaa, Riin Rohtla (Department of Cultural Heritage Estonian War Museum – General Laidoner Museum
pilt_2069 FREE STATE Wall-hanging coats of arms of the Estonian Republic 1930s plaster, polychromy The reliefs were cracked and the plaster was crumbling, the surface was soiled, The surface underwent dry treatment, loose details were re-attached Conservation Centre Kanut 2003, Ruth Treimut Võrumaa Museum
pilt_2074 FREE STATE Certificate of citizenship of the Republic of Estonia July 8.1920 paper, photo, multicoloured stamps, printed and hand-written The document was soiled and yellowed. The paper was torn, the folding In the course of conservation work, tests were carried out on the Conservation Centre Kanut 2005, Signe Pohlak Hiiumaa Museum
pilt_2078 FREE STATE Ceremonial sword 1920–1930 steel, bronze and chromium, ironwork and casting, The galvanic coating on the sword scabbard was partially ruined, the scabbard In the course of conservation work, the sword was taken apart, the Conservation Centre Kanut 2000, Helmut Välja Viljandi Museum
pilt_2081 FREE STATE Banner of the submarine Lembit 1920s white and blue woollen fabric, machine stitches The banner was very dirty and stained, the white material had turned grey In the course of conservation work, the fabrics were washed (neutral Conservation Centre Kanut 2000, Ruth Paas Estonian Maritime Museum
pilt_2083 FREE STATE Portrait of Konstantin Päts OÜ Ilutrükk, Tartu, 1930s? coloured print, pine frame with oak veneer, plaster The object’s front and back (photos: 1, 2) had suffered In the course of conservation work the wood of the frame was cleaned, Conservation Centre Kanut 2003, Vilja Sillamaa (printed picture), Tarmo Rebina Private collection
pilt_2090 FREE STATE Portrait of Konstantin Päts 1930s photo, leather, cardboard, ink and stamp The black-and-white photo was glued on a passe-partout base (photo: 4). The cover In the course of conservation work, the leather surfaces of the frame, Conservation Centre Kanut 2003, Vilja Sillamaa (photo), Reet Brido (leather frame) Estonian History Museum
pilt_2148 FREE STATE Toila-Oru Castle 1930s? canvas, oil painting The painting without the base frame was nailed to the back side of the outer In the course of conservation work, the paint coat was fixed and Conservation Centre Kanut 2007, Üüve Vahur Pärnu Museum
pilt_2165 FREE STATE Nature conservation register 1936–1941 cardboard-covered record book in mechanical binding, The binding (photo 1, 2) and loose drawings In the course of conservation work, the binding was disinfected and Conservation Centre Kanut 2005–2006, Signe Pohlak (paper), Reet Randoja (binding) Ministry of the Environment of the Estonian Republic
pilt_2215 FREE STATE Panoramic photo of farm riches (copy showcased) 1920s–1930s black-and-white photo on a paper base, cardboard The photo, together with the cardboard base, was deformed and torn in half. In the course of conservation work, the photo was removed from the Conservation Centre Kanut 2004, Vilja Sillamaa Private person
pilt_2282 FREE STATE Telephone apparatus 1920s–1940s iron, steel, copper, bakelite, textile, industrial product The telephone’s iron parts were rusted, the cover paint had come loose In the course of conservation work, the object was taken apart, Conservation Centre Kanut 2004, Helmut Välja Iisaku Museum
pilt_2369 GOLDEN HOME View of the Old Town 1930s? canvas, oil painting The painting surface, which had been deformed due to damage to the In the course of conservation work, the painting was removed from Conservation Centre Kanut 2007–2008, Marika Mängel Tallinn City Museum
pilt_2378 GOLDEN HOME Furniture set Workshop of A. Wunderlich and E. Birk, ‘Novel Furniture’ 1938 wood, reeds, joinery and carving, intarsia, caning The sideboard (photo: 1-3), table and In the course of conservation work, the construction of the sideboard Conservation Centre Kanut 2004, Viljar Talimaa (table), Asso Peever (chairs), Art Museum of Estonia, Adamson-Eric Museum
pilt_2388 GOLDEN HOME Wallpaper fragments 1920s–1930s thin paper with a small amount of adhesive, The wallpaper fragments, with thick base cardboard and glue traces, were In the course of conservation work, the wallpaper fragments were Conservation Centre Kanut 2005, Merily Paomets and Vilja Sillamaa Office of the President of the Estonian Republic
pilt_2407 GOLDEN HOME Chocolate box Kawe Kawe chocolate factory, 1938 paper, cardboard, black-and-white photo, hand-made The 66-year old chocolate box was deformed and soiled and the cover surface In the course of conservation work, the box underwent dry treatment, Conservation Centre Kanut 2004–2005, Merily Paomets Valga Museum
pilt_2410 GOLDEN HOME Oil lamp 1920s–1930s glass, tin plate, mixed technique: stamping, soldering, The lamp’s reflector was rusted and the burner was oxidised. In the course of conservation work, the burner and the oil container Conservation Centre Kanut 1999, Helmut Välja Võrumaa Museum
pilt_2412 GOLDEN HOME Coffee pot (tea pot) 1920s–1930s brass, carving, mixed technique The pot’s nickel finishing was 90% ruined (photos 1-4). In the course of conservation work, the object was treated chemically Conservation Centre Kanut 2001, Helmut Välja Hiiumaa Museum
pilt_2418 GOLDEN HOME Estonian Folk Costumes Tartu: Estonian National Museum 1938 cardboard, wood pulp paper, multicolour print, The publication had suffered physical damage and there were dirty hand In the course of conservation work, the paper was cleaned (Wishab Conservation Centre Kanut 2000, Külli Veelaid Harjumaa Museum
pilt_2425 GOLDEN HOME A lady’s outfit: dress, bolero jacket and purse 1936–1937 dress – brocade, machine and handmade stitches, The dress and bolero jacket had lost their initial shape, the fabric was In the course of conservation work, the garments and the accessory Conservation Centre Kanut 1999, Ruth Paas Estonian History Museum
pilt_2428 GOLDEN HOME Hats from the 1920s to the first half of the 1940s beige artificial straw with machine stitches imitating The hats were dusty, shapeless, broken at the seams in In the course of conservation work, the hats were washed (neutral Conservation Centre Kanut 1999, Anna Dmitrijeva Estonian History Museum
pilt_2466 GOLDEN HOME Iron AS Tartu Metallivabrik G. H. Lellep,1920s-1930s cast iron, casting The iron was soiled and rusted. In the course of conservation work, the object was taken apart and it Conservation Centre Kanut 2004, Helmut Välja Järvamaa Museum
pilt_2467 GOLDEN HOME Vacuum cleaner G. E. Co. (General Electric Company) 1930s? aluminium, iron, textile, wood, rubber, industrial product The vacuum cleaner was dusty and blackened, and the iron parts were rusted. In the course of conservation work, the object was taken apart and it Conservation Centre Kanut 2004, Helmut Välja Harjumaa Museum
pilt_2618 GOLDEN HOME Animal Party Tartu: Loodus, 1938 calico fabric, moisture resistant undercoat (silicate The pages of this 16-page textile book were soiled, crumpled and creased. In the course of conservation work, the textile book underwent dry Conservation Centre Kanut 2008, Jolana Laidma Estonian Children’s Literature Centre
pilt_2632 GOLDEN HOME Santa Is Late Tartu: Loodus, 1938 calico fabric, moisture resistant undercoat (silicate The pages of this 11-page textile book were soiled, crumpled and creased. In the course of conservation work, the textile book underwent dry Conservation Centre Kanut 2008, Jolana Laidma Estonian Children’s Literature Centre
pilt_2650 GOLDEN HOME Doll furniture: table and chair 1920s–1930s wood, three-layered plywood, nails The plywood of the doll furniture was in good condition, the rusted nails were In the course of conservation work, the objects were cleaned and waxed Conservation Centre Kanut 1999, Kalmer Allik Museums of the Virumaa Foundation
pilt_2835 GOLDEN HOME Boudoir doll 1930s ceramic mould, cotton, pure silk, velvet, Brussels lace, This is a typical textile doll, with the head made of light-coloured multilayer In the course of conservation work, the doll’s frame was restored, the Conservation Centre Kanut 2007–2008, Ruth Paas Tartu Toy Museum
pilt_2670 GOLDEN HOME Photo of the Tölli schoolhouse 1939 black-and-white photo, magnified glass plate negative The photo was in very poor condition (photo 3) and it seemed at first that it could not In the course of conservation work, the photo underwent a three-month Conservation Centre Kanut 2007, Vilja Sillamaa Private person
pilt_2683 GOLDEN HOME Uniform cap of the Tallinn Gustav Adolf 1942 dark blue woollen fabric, black cotton lining, The cap was deformed, soiled, torn and slightly discoloured. The peak was In the course of conservation work, the cap was taken apart and washed Conservation Centre Kanut 2008, Anna Zenkevitš History Museum of the Gustav Adolf Upper Secondary School
pilt_2695 GOLDEN HOME Rapiers of Corp! Tehnola Carl Eickhorn Solingen, 1930s steel, sheet iron, black and white velvet, baize, The rapiers had been damaged over time. While one of the rapiers had In the course of conservation work, the original fabrics were removed from Conservation Centre Kanut 2001, Reet Birdo (textile, general assemblage) and Corp! Tehnola
pilt_2732 GOLDEN HOME Album ‘To Eduard Wilde on his 60th Birthday Eduard Taska’s workshop, (binding), 1925 vegetable-tanned leather, carton, weaving, line technique The front cover of the leather album lacked a painted surface layer, the In the course of conservation work, the album was taken apart, the photos Conservation Centre Kanut 2008, Tulvi-Hanneli Turo Tallinn City Museum, Eduard Vilde House Museum
pilt_2747 GOLDEN HOME Blue-black-white sash ‘To Eduard Wilde on his 60th Birthday’ silk, gold paint, brocade, cotton thread, machine sewn The sash was in poor condition: the silk was very brittle and the fabric In the course of conservation work, the sash was left unwashed and Conservation Centre Kanut 2008, Anna Zenkevitš Tallinn City Museum / E. Vilde House-Museum
pilt_2789 GOLDEN HOME Paper knife 1931 iron, silver, gold-plating The silver layer on the paper knife was faded and the blade had rust stains. In the course of conservation work, the object was treated chemically Conservation Centre Kanut 2007, Helmut Välja Estonian Sports Museum
pilt_2791 GOLDEN HOME Teaspoon 1930s iron, silver, gold-plating The general condition of the teaspoon was very poor: it was permeated with In the course of conservation work, the object underwent the following Conservation Centre Kanut 2007, Helmut Välja Estonian Sports Museum
pilt_2794 GOLDEN HOME Medal, Second Prize of the sports contest of August 17. 1924 silver-covered bronze, casting, galvanics The medal was severely damaged. In the course of conservation work, the object was processed Conservation Centre Kanut 2001, Helmut Välja Estonian Sports Museum
pilt_2796 GOLDEN HOME Medal, ‘International athletics meet between 1932 bronze-covered lead, casting, galvanics The medal had strong and uneven traces of oxidation. In the course of conservation work, the object was treated with Conservation Centre Kanut 2001, Helmut Välja Estonian Sports Museum
pilt_2797 GOLDEN HOME Plaquette ‘Estonian Championship in Greco-Roman 1920s–1930s copper, casting The plaquette was dirty, soiled, oxidised, and the furrows In the course of conservation work, the object was treated Conservation Centre Kanut 2001, Helmut Välja Estonian Sports Museum