Conserving Vulture Peak | Episode 11: The results: The conservation work on the 8th-century Vulture Peak embroidery is complete! In this final episode of our series, we take a look at the results and find out which dyes were used to make this extraordinary 2-metre-tall Chinese textile.
Missed any of the steps in the conservation process? Watch the rest of the videos here:
Thank you British Museum! I have so enjoyed every single one of these Vulture Peak embroidery videos. A real honor to see your conservation staff at work preserving this amazing Buddhist and Chinese cultural history. Please bring us more series of behind the scenes videos. BTW, why is this embroidery called "Vulture Peak"? Vulture Peak in India, not China, let alone Dunhuang/Mogao Grottoes.
Watching the process has been fantastic. You guys do an incredible job!
This has been such a fascinating series. What a treat to be able to see the process from start to finish, I'd love to see some more!
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