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A exposição de um rinoceronte taxidermizado no museu: a abordagem de conservação adoptada em Lisboa

Catarina Teixeira1,, David M. Waterhouse2, Laura Moura1 , Pedro Andrade1

1 National Museum of Natural History and Science of the University of Lisbon / Museums of the University of Lisbon, PRISC, Rua da Escola Politécnica 56/58, 1250-102 Lisboa, Portugal

2 Norfolk Museums Service, Norwich Castle Study Centre, The Shirehall Market Avenue, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 3JQ, United Kingdom

* cteixeirasilva@museus.ulisboa.pt

Resumo

A presente problemática em torno da exposição pública de um rinoceronte taxidermizado completo, existente em Lisboa, e os motivos que levaram à substituição do material de corno original são apresentados neste artigo. O exemplar em causa, do século XX, pertence atualmente ao Museu Nacional de História Natural e Ciência da Universidade de Lisboa (MUHNAC). As diversas advertências para os furtos de corno de rinoceronte em museus a decorrer por toda a Europa nas duas últimas décadas e a frequência de pedidos de empréstimo do espécime para exposições originaram um debate interno no MUHNAC. Neste artigo, em primeiro lugar, apresentamos um breve panorama da problemática em termos do contexto internacional e da vulnerabilidade destes espécimes em museus, seguido de um breve contexto histórico do espécime. Finalmente, detalhamos e discutimos a nossa abordagem de conservação, metodologia e ética na substituição do material de corno original por réplicas, baseado no protocolo e experiência dos museus de Norfolk em Inglaterra.

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Corno
Réplica
Substituição
Ética
Restauro preventivo

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Displaying a taxidermy rhinoceros in a museum: the Lisbon conservation approach

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Teixeira, C.; Waterhouse, D. M.; Moura, L.; Andrade, P., 'Displaying a taxidermy rhinoceros in a museum: the Lisbon conservation approach', Conservar Património (volume no prelo), https://doi.org/10.14568/cp2018043.

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Teixeira, C., Waterhouse, D. M., Moura, L., & Andrade, P. (volume no prelo). Displaying a taxidermy rhinoceros in a museum: the Lisbon conservation approach. Conservar Património. DOI:10.14568/cp2018043.

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Teixeira, Catarina, David M. Waterhouse, Laura Moura, and Pedro Andrade. volume no prelo. "Displaying a taxidermy rhinoceros in a museum: the Lisbon conservation approach." Conservar Património. doi:10.14568/cp2018043.

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TEIXEIRA, Catarina [et al.] – Displaying a taxidermy rhinoceros in a museum: the Lisbon conservation approach. Conservar Património. volume no prelo.

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TEIXEIRA, Catarina et al. Displaying a taxidermy rhinoceros in a museum: the Lisbon conservation approach. Conservar Património, Lisboa, volume no prelo. Disponível em: <https://doi.org/10.14568/cp2018043>. Acesso em: .

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Recebido: 2018-10-7
Revisto: 2019-3-4
Aceite: 2019-4-8
Online: 2019-6-18

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