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Darder Exhibition

Display dedicated to curiosity cabinets. Photo by Gontzal Largo.

Display dedicated to curiosity cabinets. Photo by Gontzal Largo.

Room dedicated to natural sciences at the turn of the 19th-20th century. The origin of curiosity cabinets, Francesc Darder and taxidermy used in science are all topics covered in this exhibition, where the exhibits themselves are the protagonists.

OBJECTS

<p>Taxidermy adult male lion. Darder Collection, 1916.</p>
Lion
Lion
<p>Anatomic model of a man shown in sections. Darder Collection, 1916.</p>
Anatomic model of a man
Anatomic model of a man
<p>A male Spanish Moon Moth (<em>Graellsia isabellae</em>). Collected in Seriny&agrave; (Pla de l&rsquo;Estany) in 2003.</p>
Spanish Moon Moth
Spanish Moon Moth
<p>White-collared Mangabey (<em>Cercocebus torquatus</em>) and an x-ray of the animal. Darder collection, 1916.</p>
White-collared Mangabey
White-collared Mangabey
<p><em>Cyathus olla</em> fungus made from paper mache. Darder collection, 1916.</p>
Cyathus olla fungus
Cyathus olla fungus
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