Loss compensation

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Loss compensation is the filling of a loss. It can be used for any medium: from finishes, substrates, to decoration.

Loss compensation of foot for tall clock
Loss compensation of volute in side carving of a stand for an urushi cabinet

Related Terms

reconstruction

Synonyms in English

repair, fill

Translation

English loss compensation
French comblage
Spanish
Portuguese
Italian
German Ausgleich
Russian
Arabic

Discussion

The Paper Conservation Catalog has pages detailing filling of losses in paper items, as well as parchment.

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