Marker 71

Conservation Assessment


Type of Marker: Headstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, broken/fragmented, sugaring
Comments: Top is broken in half
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, excavation, fill cracks, pinning and gluing, resetting

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: Poor

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 71
Cemetery Section: 4
Marker Height/Length (in): 42
Marker Width (in): 24
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 2
Axis Tilt Lean Direction: Back
Lean Degree: 5-15 degrees

Written by Amy Grant

Amy Grant is a graphic designer and web developer. She is the founder of the Southwark Historical Society, a volunteer based group that studies the Southwark Historical District located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.