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PostPosted: Aug 03, 2009 02:56    Post subject: Museum Fur Naturkunde Berlin  

Hi everyone,
If ever you go to Berlin visit the Museum Fur Naturkunde at 43 Invalidenstrasse, The mineral hall is superb, here are some photo's I took last time I was there. I have a heap more from previous visits but they may be lost, they were on my old laptop which had its hard disc destroyed by a virus.



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A few of their huge collection of Azurites
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Malachite around 100 mm across
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Azurite on Malachite around 120 mm across
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Another favourite, Halotrichite from Mohave, around 50 mm tall
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Gold on Quartz atound 100 mm long
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Native Gold on Quartz around 200 mm tall
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Native Silver on Quartz around 200 mm tall
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This is one of my favourites, the Mesolites are really crisp.around 200 mm across
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Malachite around 150 mm tall
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Tourmaline around 50 mm long
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If I remember correctly this is a Calcite, around 15 cm across
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Some of the cases in the mineral hall
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PostPosted: Mar 12, 2010 09:53    Post subject: Re: Museum Fur Naturkunde Berlin  

Nice;-) My hometown museum. Definitely worth a visit!
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