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Cleaning Michaelangelo's David

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Cleaning Michaelangelo's David

Cleaning Michaelangelo's David

Cleaning Michaelangelo's David

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Host Scott Simon speaks with Dr. Cristina Acidini, an expert on statue preservation from Florence's Opificio delle Petre Dure, about plans to clean up Michaelangelo's famous statue of David.

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