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Holzmodell; Formenkombination von Oktaeder und Hexaeder

  • Object
  • Firma Krantz (Bonn) (vermutlich)
  • Bonn (Stadt)?; Deutschland (Land)
  • 1950-1970

Aufgrund ihrer wirtschaftlichen Potenziale war die Kristallographie seit 1968, mit der Hochschulreform der DDR, an der Humboldt-Universität ein autonomes Fach neben der Mineralogie. Heute wird sie wegen ihrer interdisziplinären Anwendung als Grundlagengebiet etwa der Physik, Chemie oder Molekularbiologie gelehrt. Da die typischen Merkmale von Kristallen oft nur unzureichend ausgeprägt sind, findet die Lehre an Modellen statt. Die handlichen Holzklötzchen sind zum sprichwörtlichen Begreifen gedacht.

Detailed information

Object type
Firma Krantz (Bonn) (vermutlich)
Place of origin
Bonn (Stadt)?; Deutschland (Land)
Inventory number
7 x 7 x 7 cm
200 g
Holz (vermutlich Birne)
Exhibition Format
Rights statement
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Lehrsammlung Kristallographie
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Exhibition & Module
HU01 After Nature / HU01 02 Main Hall - Modern Cabinet of Curiosities / HU01 02 03 Research Objects