Portfolio Category: Collections

Entomological collection

The core of entomological collections was created in the late nineteenth century by F. Ostermann, P. Zabarinski, I. Taranin. At the beginning of the twentieth century it was completed, annotated and systematized by N. Zubovski and other members of the Society of Naturalists and Lovers of Natural Sciences of Bessarabia. In the second half of…
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Petrographic collection

The petrographic collection consists of samples collected from pre-Cambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic and Cainozoic geological formations, which reflect the geological evolution of the Earth. [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="9"]
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Popular dress collection

The collection of folk costumes consists of shirts, belts, catrints, bounces, itari, sum ane, headscarves, aprons, skirts, shoes made by local craftsmen, jewelry and clothing accessories. It dates from the 19th-20th centuries and contains many authentic pieces, made by craftsmen, as well as newer ones, made on industrial canvas, but where the ornaments and the…
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Moldovan carpet collection

The museum also has the most representative collection of Moldovan carpets (sf.sec.XVIII-XX) According to the functional purpose, the character of the ornamentation and the technique of making the carpets are of several types: large wall carpets (bark, carpet, Hungarian, war, kilim, rumba, polog), narrow carpets that hung on wall above the countertop (wall, wide, wall…
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