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ID: 300379620
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300379620

 

Record Type: concept
thymol (carbolic acid, acid, ... Materials (hierarchy name))

 

Note: A crystalline phenol first isolated in 1719, formerly much used as a fungicide and disinfectant in conservation of works of art. While it is effective as a mold and mildew inhibitor, thymol dissolves oil paints and varnishes over time, and discolors paper to which it has been applied.
 
Terms:
thymol (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (hierarchy name)
.... Materials (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (substances)
........ materials (substances) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by property>
............ <materials by property> (G)
Hierarchy of acid
................ acid (G)
Hierarchy of carbolic acid
.................... carbolic acid (G)
Hierarchy of thymol
........................ thymol (G)

Additional Parents:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (hierarchy name)
.... Materials (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (substances)
........ materials (substances) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by function>
............ <materials by function> (G)
Hierarchy of biological control agents
................ biological control agents (G)
Hierarchy of biocide
.................... biocide (G)
Hierarchy of fungicide
........................ fungicide (G)
Hierarchy of thymol
............................ thymol (G)

Sources and Contributors:
thymol............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  AATA database (2002-) accessed 16 October 2012
.................  Daniels and Boyd, Yellowing of Thymol in the Display of Prints, Studies in Conservation (1986) accessed 16 October 2012
.................  Merriam-Webster Dictionary [online] (2008-) accessed 16 October 2012
.................  MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online: CAMEO (2005-) accessed 16 October 2012
 
Subject: .....  [VP]
 
Note:
English .......... [GCI, VP]
.......... AATA database (2002-) accessed 16 October 2012
.......... Daniels and Boyd, Yellowing of Thymol in the Display of Prints, Studies in Conservation (1986) 156-158
.......... Merriam-Webster Dictionary [online] (2008-) accessed 16 October 2012
.......... MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online: CAMEO (2005-) accessed 16 October 2012

 

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