Earth Collections: minerals database

This database contains all specimens catalogued in the collections except the most recent accessions, meteorites and rocks. It includes minerals, gemstones, artefacts made from minerals, organic compounds (amber, bitumen etc.) and synthetic analogues of minerals.

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Specimen history

Original catalogue entry

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