At 7 feet tall and more than 8,000 pounds in weight, the Berns Quartz is among the largest examples of quartz specimens on display in any museum in America. It took a team of experts to prepare the display in the front gallery, adjacent to the museum’s historic north entrance.
James Di Loreto, Smithsonian Institution
October 27, 2021
Photos for News Media Use Only
Social Media Share Tools
Download (607.08 KB)