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Q. How do a preserve an autographed football jersey in a shadowbox for display?
A. Preservation begins with mounting the jersey in a reversible fashion, sew mounting perhaps being the most archival.

UV glass would minimize fading, but this is always subject to where the piece is hung. The most likely to show the effects of fading would be the signature, dependent upon the type of pen used to make the autograph. (Permanent we hope!)

A professional framer can best assist you with this project. Look for a CPF® and a member of the Professional Picture Framers Association

John Ranes
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Q. I have a leather antique map. And I wonder how shall I get it framed? I prefer it to get framed between two glasses. But some people say it is not a good idea getting it that way.What do you recommend? Thank you in advance

Q. i am looking to have a frame made with rough dimensions of 4 x 6, that has a hinged top and 3 grooves to hold 3 pieces of glass- Sort of like a shadow box. Can you make that?

Q. I have a framed print which needs the glass replaced? What is your turnaround time on something like that?

Q. i have just purchased a tom merryfield limited addition print, is of a dancer sat down as if going to stretch,could you tell me anything about the artist and if you think it is worth anything thank you jo

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