Week 12/2017: Temperature

Rationale: Temperatures that are too low or too high can damage artifacts adversely based on the material of the artifact, often accelerating deterioration. It is important to keep artifacts out of basements and attics where the biggest shifts in temperature can occur.

Recommendation: Attempt to keep temperatures between 18-22°C in a cool, dry place.

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