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Gramophone restoration

Gramophone restoration

For this restoration we had to make use of all our experiences. Not only was the wooden part to be restored, but also the sound part. The engine worked but the sound was awkward and croaking. In this type of "talking machines" the sound comes out of the frontal doors....

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Restoration of a tortoise shell

Restoration of a tortoise shell

The general conditions were not bad. Wear damage usual: in the ends of the legs and in some places under the crossbar and on the lid. The biggest problem was the not easy availability of the turtle. To overcome this, the reconstructions of the missing parts were made...

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Counter for customized cooking school

Counter for customized cooking school

For this project (placed in a cooking school in Panzano in Chianti), we started from an old shop chest of drawers. The structure of the chest of drawers has been totally safeguarded, restoring it. We had columns of an old balustrade that were placed at the corners to...

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Reproduction of vintage advertising billboard

Reproduction of vintage advertising billboard

For this work, intended for Vicolabate agriturism, we started from an old paper image that struck us for the subject and the colors. As support we used an old wooden panel on which the image of the child and the writing was transferred. The actual realization has...

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