This project is the personal plaster bust of David Deacon Jones awarded to him from the NFL PRO Football Hall of Fame. It arrived to Lakeside Pottery Restoration studio broken, cracked, with missing pieces and several layers of previous repair and painting attempts. The photos below show some of the restoration process steps.
Deacon Jones bust base broken the several pieces
Discolored with layers of paint
Dings and marks
Fragments close up
Installed copper pegs along the cracks
Impression of missing corner - using resin
Resin corner cemented and enforced with copper pegs