Mineralogy

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The exposition “Mineralogy” presents a systematic and genetic collections of minerals taken from different world deposits which occupy 22 stands. The systematic collection reflects the variety and plenitude of chemical compounds. The minerals are arranged according to Y. Lazarenko’s modern classification which is based on their chemical components, dimensional arrangement of the crystal lattice, atoms or groups of elements, their chemical relations, coordination and packing. All minerals are divided into classes.