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[[File:Deposit-01_ICOMOS.jpg|thumb|Pigeon droppings; Photo credit: J. Delgado Rodrigues]]
 
== Description ==
 
== Description ==
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[[File:Deposit-02_ICOMOS.jpg|thumb|Debris from sandstone block; Photo credit: V. Vergès-Belmin ]]
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For works of art, deposition refers to a process in which matter, usually particles of sediment, rocks, or soil, is added to a surface. In stagnant (low flow) environments, particles can settle in air in a fluid. More often deposition occurs through moving systems, such as weather, where particles are transported by water or wind.
  
The settling of tiny particles, such as [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=dust dust] and [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=pollutants pollutants], onto a surface. 
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See also [[dust]], [[pollutant|pollutants]], [[acid deposition]], [[acid rain]], [[dry deposition]], and [[wet deposition]].
 
 
See [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=acid deposition acid deposition], [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=acid rain acid rain], [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=dry deposition dry deposition], and >.[http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=wet deposition wet deposition].
 
  
 
== Synonyms and Related Terms ==
 
== Synonyms and Related Terms ==
  
Ausfllung (Deut.); dposition (Fr.); deposio (Port.)
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deposit; dust; Ausfällung (Deut.); déposition (Fr.); deposição (Port.)
 
 
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File:Deposit-02_ICOMOS.jpg|Deposit
 
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==Resources and Citations==
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* ICOMOS-ISCS: [http://www.international.icomos.org/publications/monuments_and_sites/15/pdf/Monuments_and_Sites_15_ISCS_Glossary_Stone.pdf Illustrated glossary on stone deterioration patterns]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 12:28, 18 July 2022

Pigeon droppings; Photo credit: J. Delgado Rodrigues

Description

Debris from sandstone block; Photo credit: V. Vergès-Belmin

For works of art, deposition refers to a process in which matter, usually particles of sediment, rocks, or soil, is added to a surface. In stagnant (low flow) environments, particles can settle in air in a fluid. More often deposition occurs through moving systems, such as weather, where particles are transported by water or wind.

See also Dust, pollutants, Acid deposition, Acid rain, Dry deposition, and Wet deposition.

Synonyms and Related Terms

deposit; dust; Ausfällung (Deut.); déposition (Fr.); deposição (Port.)

Resources and Citations

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