Mgr. et Mgr. Ottenwelter Estelle

Department: Department of natural sciences and archaeometry – Restoration laboratory
Job: Conservator of metal objects
Telephone Number: + 420 266 009 291
Specialization: Restoration and conservatory research, restoration and conservation of metal objects

Conservation-restoration science. Conservation-restoration of archaeological objects (metal). Field conservation.

Research on tinning of ferrous archaeological objects from Iron Age to Medieval Ages (PhD studies in coordination Všcht/Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne).

Selection of recent publications:
2007 (together with Hošek, J. – Profantová, N. – Šilhová, A.): Bohemian so-called surgical early medieval knives. Metallography 07, Acta Metallurgica Slovaca 1/2007, XIII, Košice, 932-937.

2007 (together with Hošek, J. – Velímský, F. – Šilhová, A.): Metallography of medieval knives from Malín (Bohemia). In: Archaeometallurgy in Europe 2007, Associazione Italiana di Metallurgia.

2006: Training course manual on conservation science for archaeological objects, Society for the Preservation of Afghanistan’s Cultural Heritage.

2003: Restoration of a Celtic sword at the Laboratory of restoration of the Institute of Archeology, Prague, in: Conservation and Preservation of Culture Heritage (Proceedings of the International students conference), Prague, 79-87.