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The representative collection of the Banat region consists of 4528 samples. It includes rocks and minerals specific to the iron area from the ancient Banat centers, Ocna de Fier, Dognecea, as well as from the Baia Mare area. The paleontological material includes samples from Banat deposits, the best being the Mesozoic era (end of the Cretaceous period) and the Neozoic era.

Collection of minerals and paleontology – Department of Natural Sciences – National Museum of Banat

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