Analytical study, degradation, and restoration of polychrome glass: three glasses from the late medieval necropolis of Castel Trosino (AP)

June 19, 2020 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Webinar organized by YOCOCU in collaboration with the Museum of Civilizations (MuCiv), Istituto Centrale del Restauro (ICR) and sponsored by the Italian National Committee (AIHV).
The meeting offers a discussion on the relationship between glass material and archaeological context, production technology and restoration, starting with the presentation of the conservation intervention on three polychrome glasses from the necropolis of Castel Trosino.

    10.00-10.10Recomposing the fragments….

L. Rivaroli 

R. Bollati



    10:10- 10:20The thesis in ICR between restoration science and professionF. CapannaICR
    10:20-10:30The restoration laboratory of the MuCivA. MontedoroMuCiv
    10:30-10:50Burials and grave goods from the early medieval necropolis of Castel Trosino: a framework

F. M. Anzelmo 

I. Bove

    10:50-11:10Early medieval glass in Italy: forms and decorationsM. UboldiAIHV
    11.10-11.30The degradation of glass from archaeological excavationM. VeritàLAMA-Iuav
    11.30-11.50Restoration intervention for the reconstruction of polychrome glassG. ToppanFreelance
    11.50-12.00Reflections and questions

How to participate: you must register by 5 p.m. of June 17 by sending an e-mail to: indicating: First Name, Last Name, Profession, Field of study/work/interest.

Where: the event will be conducted through the Zoom platform ( that can also be used from mobile devices. Access codes for participation in the webinar will be sent to those who have registered

Organization by: F. M. Anzelmo, R. Bollati, I. Bove, A. Macchia, L. Rivaroli.