Chiapas Amber: From Mine to Museum

Chiapas Amber: From Mine to Museum

HGMS Mosquito in Amber

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Tue., Oct. 17, 7-9:30 p.m. 2017
Free
Chase Jennings will be giving a presentation on Chiapas Amber which will cover mining operations, rare inclusions, and a plethora of different items made from amber (such as museum grade carvings, jewelry, and other unque items). See museum grade specimens (that you can't find in museums) such as butterflies, mantises, water, spiders, a feather, scorpion, centipedes, and other inclusions in amber. See Glowing Amber and other tricks with ultraviolet light and this unique 24-30 million year old amber.

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