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    detail of the cleaned top after the restoration

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    detail of the top before the restoration

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    broken neck before the restoration

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    glued neck after cleaning

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    During the restoration: the back was opened with heat and humidity.

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    The inside of the guitar after opening is very dirty and has to be cleaned.

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    After repairing the cracks, the guitar is ready for glueing the back on the sides.

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    The back is glued with special clamps.

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    For the cleaning of the fragile decoration cotton buds are used.

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    Missing parts of the bindings are glued.

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    Missing parts of the decoration are added und glued by using small magnets.

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    Before the restoration: the guitar is too fragile to make it playable again.

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    The guitar was active conserved. Cracks were glued, missing parts added and the instrument cleaned.

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Restoration of a lyre guitar / Mittelmoselmuseum in Traben-Trabach

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newspaper arcticle before and after the restoration