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Wire silver specimen from Kongsberg, Norway
(approx. 2.5 x 1 inch)
 
Two distinct silver wires are imbedded in the calcite and the specimen is of high quality having no major tarnish.

As part of an audit, this specimen has been found to be missing from the Main Mineral Collection of the Natural History Museum, London. The audit trail and image archive indicate that this specimen went missing during the early 1990's and was replaced by a lesser specimen.

 

Anyone with information concerning the whereabouts of this specimen should contact:

Mr. Alan D. Hart
Collections Leader and Curator
Mineralogy Department
The Natural History Museum
Cromwell Road
London SW7 5BD


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