Olmec Statue Restoration

Olmec statue before restorationSometimes work is required to undo bad restorations. This 9,000 year-old Pre-Columbian Olmec statue had been restored previously in a manner that the owners found unacceptable.  I removed the old yellowed glue and used museum quality pigments and coatings to give the statue a more pleasing appearance.Olmec statue after restoration