Kategooria Name Realization, date Materials, technique Condition Conservation Workshop Date, conservator Owner
pilt_2022 FREE STATE Statistical poster on the killed and 1920 mechanical pulp paper, colour pigments, The diagram-poster drawn and coloured by hand was very dusty, torn into The following tests were conducted in the course of conservation work: Preservation Department of the Estonian Historical Archives 2007, Sirje Vesi Estonian Historical Archives
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_2030 FREE STATE Notebook of a young soldier 1919 paper, cardboard, pencil and ink, manuscript The notebook was covered with a layer of dirt (sand, dust and grime) and severe Conservation work began by cleaning the object in a fume cupboard OÜ Mandragora 2006–2008, Tiina Tensing Võru 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_2051 FREE STATE Peace treaty between Estonia and Russia, 1920 mechanical pulp paper, printed work, signatures The prints were soiled, and the paper had turned yellowish and brittle. Both The following tests were carried out before conservation work began: paper Preservation Department of the Estonian Historical Archives 2002, Maie Valkmaa Estonian National Archives
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_2111 FREE STATE Monument sketch 1927 polychrome wooden sculpture The composition is made up of boxes with mortised sides and nailed-up ‘covers’ In the first phase of conservation work, analyses were conducted to Conservation and Restoration Department of the Art Museum of Estonia 2006-2007, Isabel Aaso Art Museum of Estonia
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_2153 FREE STATE Personalia of the Estonian Evangelical Lutheran end of the 18th century – beginning of the 21st century paper, cardboard, textile and leatherine, manuscript The covers were severely worn, with partial material loss. The text block was In the course of conservation work, the text block was loosened from OÜ Mandragora 2006-2007, Maiga Davõdov, Silli Peedosk, Rõuge Congregation of the EELC
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_2173 FREE STATE Map of Estonia 1:650000 H. Laakmann, 1919 cellulose paper, multi-colour print The multi-coloured map was bound in cardboard covers. The size of the booklet The following tests were carried out in the course of conservation work: Conservation Department of the Academic Library of Tallinn University 2007, Katrin Kasesalu Academic Library of Tallinn University
pilt_2185 FREE STATE Physical map of Estonia: 1:300 000 Publication of the Defence Forces’ Cartography Department, wood pulp paper, multicolour print The map, which had been scribbled on with graphite and blue pencils, In the course of conservation work, the previous repairs and adhesive OÜ Mandragora 2007, Maiga Davõdov and Reet Sonn private collection
pilt_2191 FREE STATE Map of Estonia, 1:400000 Tallinn: Üldise Ajakirjanduse Kontor (G. Paju), [192-?], paper, cotton fabric, multicolour print The map had been folded into eight sections, with three vertical In the course of conservation work, the following tests were carried out: Preservation and Conservation Department of the National Library of Estonia 2007, Vilja Ventsel (conservation), Kelly Joa (research), Kadri Merila (documentation). National Library of Estonia
pilt_2200 FREE STATE Map of Petseri County, 1:12600 Tallinn: S. Topograafia osakond, 1920? paper, multicolour printing The paper had been folded, it had three vertical folding creases In the course of conservation work, the following tests were carried out: Preservation and Conservation Department of the National Library of Estonia 2007, Urve Kolde (conservation), Kelly Joa (research), National Library of Estonia
pilt_2208 FREE STATE Plan for the division of land into plots in the Wõmorski surveyed in 1922, approved in 1925 mechanical pulp paper, tracing paper. Printed work, The maps had been kept folded in inappropriate cases (photo 1), folding The following tests were conducted in the course of conservation work: Preservation Department of the Estonian Historical Archives 2007, Maie Valkmaa Estonian Historical Archives
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_2219 FREE STATE Estonian Seed Grain Community’s map of seed Tallinn: Kirjastus-Ühisus “Agronom”, 1934? paper, multicolour print The paper was soiled and it had water-staining and a vertical folding crease The following tests were carried out in the course of conservation work: Preservation and Conservation Department of the National Library of Estonia 2007, Tiina Aarna (conservation), Kelly Joa (research), National Library of Estonia
pilt_2223 FREE STATE The Map of Forest Districts of Estonia (Copy) Tallinn: Metsade Peavalitsuse metsakorralduse büroo, 1924 paper, cotton, print, hand coloured The map consisted of 32 pieces assembled together and backed on cotton The conservation of the map started with mould damage treatment in a Preservation and Conservation Department of the National Library of Estonia 2003, Tiina Aarna, Malle Eisen, Urve Kolde and National Library of Estonia
pilt_2228 FREE STATE Railroad guide of the Republic of Estonia, O.-Ü. Vaba Maa, 1927 cellulose paper and cardboard, monochrome printing The paper was soiled, with tears and pieces missing, the top right corner The following tests were carried out in the course of conservation work: Conservation Department of the Academic Library of Tallinn University 2007, Tiiu Pukk Academic Library of Tallinn University
pilt_2240 FREE STATE Map of Estonian railways and bus lines, 1:900000 Tartu: Ilutrükk, 1930s? paper, multicolour print The map had three vertical folding creases and one horizontal folding crease, In the course of conservation work, the following tests were carried out: Preservation and Conservation Department of the National Library of Estonia 2007, Vilja Ventsel (conservation), Kelly Joa (research), National Library of Estonia
pilt_2244 FREE STATE Map of Estonian roads, 1:650000 Tallinn: Üldise Ajakirjanduse Kontor, G.Paju, 1928, paper, single-colour print The map had been published with a paperback supplement, fastened In the course of conservation work, the following tests were carried out: Preservation and Conservation Department of the National Library of Estonia 2007, Tiina Aarna (conservation), Kelly Joa (research), National Library of Estonia
pilt_2248 FREE STATE Funeral wreth of Alfred Meomuttel, Mayor of Petseri 1931 stamped and painted sheet iron, iron wire, ribbon – As the wreath had been used out of doors, it was corroded and the wreath In the course of conservation work, the metal wreath underwent dry Conservation Laboratory of the Estonian National Museum 2007, Rein Olli (metal) and Inge Tuvike (textile) Estonian National Museum
pilt_2810 FREE STATE Tallinn city plan, 1:15 000* 1937 cellulose paper, multi-colour print Wrap covers of the map were heavily soiled, with torn edges and partly The conservation process was started with natural India rubber Conservation Department of the Academic Library of Tallinn University 2007, Eve Roosileht Academic Library of Tallinn University
pilt_2273 FREE STATE Orientation Plan for the Summer Festivities Tallinn: Tallinna Eesti Kirjastus Ühisuse trükikoda, 1938 paper, single-colour print The paper was yellowed and soiled and it had foxing, punctures and insect The following tests were carried out in the course of conservation work: Preservation and Conservation Department of the National Library of Estonia 2007, Urve Kolde (conservation), Kelly Joa (research), National Library of Estonia
pilt_2277 FREE STATE Telephone central offices and trunk connections [Map] Tallinn: Riigi trükikoda, 1937–1939? paper, single-colour print The sheet was slightly crumpled, there was a folding crease in the centre The following tests were carried out in the course of conservation work: Preservation and Conservation Department of the National Library of Estonia 2007, Urve Kolde (conservation), Kelly Joa (research), National Library of Estonia
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_2284 FREE STATE New war map of the newspaper Rahvaleht, 1:3250000 Tallinn: Vaba Maa, 1940 paper, single-colour print The paper was yellowed. It had some stains and there were tears at the In the course of conservation work, the following tests were carried out: Preservation and Conservation Department of the National Library of Estonia 2007, Vilja Ventsel (conservation), Kelly Joa (research), National Library of Estonia
pilt_2289 FREE STATE Portrait of Ludwig Puusepp 193s paper, pencil, drawing The paper of the drawing was yellowed and the front side had insect damage. In the course of conservation work, the old glue was removed with a OÜ Mandragora 2007, Reet Sonn Tartu University Hospital Foundation
pilt_2293 FREE STATE the Kloostrimets album Eduard Taska’s workshop, the Kloostrimets album leather, cardboard, tracing paper, photo, genuine It is a genuine leather photo album made in modelling technique. Its covers In the course of conservation work, the album pages were cleaned Preservation Department of the Estonian Historical Archives 2004, Reet Randoja, Tiina Nurmsalu juhendamisel Estonian National Archives
pilt_2306 FREE STATE Radio reportages: The National Broadcasting 1938–1939 acetate discs, sound recording By 2004, the 22 acetate discs that had reached the Film Archives It is technically impossible to play the acetate discs recorded Estonian Film Archives 2004, Vilhard Pilvisto Estonian Film Archives
pilt_2308 FREE STATE Radio reportages: Introduction to the opening 1938–1939 acetate discs, sound recording By 2004, the 22 acetate discs that had reached the Film Archives It is technically impossible to play the acetate discs recorded Estonian Film Archives 2004, Vilhard Pilvisto Estonian Film Archives
pilt_2309 FREE STATE Radio reportages: Gas defence drill in a 1938–1939 acetate discs, sound recording By 2004, the 22 acetate discs that had reached the Film Archives It is technically impossible to play the acetate discs recorded Estonian Film Archives 2004, Vilhard Pilvisto Estonian Film Archives
pilt_2310 FREE STATE Radio reportages: The National Broadcasting 1938–1939 acetate discs, sound recording By 2004, the 22 acetate discs that had reached the Film Archives It is technically impossible to play the acetate discs recorded Estonian Film Archives 2004, Vilhard Pilvisto Estonian Film Archives