Tourmaline Candelabra

ID: SIA RU000371 [78-3180]

Creator: Penland, Dane

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1978

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: May 1978, Image No. 78-3180

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Summary

From Torch article: "Smithsonian photographer Dane Penland won first place in the professional division of the Mineral Photo Competition sponsored by the Mineralogical Record. The award-winning photograph is of the tourmaline "candelabra ," a specimen from the collection of MNH 's Department of Gems and Minerals."

Subject

  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)

Notes

  • Original film available in SIA Acc. 11-009.
  • Featured in the "Torch," May 1978.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: May 1978, Image No. 78-3180

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1978
  • February 17, 1978

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

Mineralogy

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000371 [78-3180]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;

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