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18:00 - 23:30

Max-Planck-Institut für Geoanthropologie

library, new building
Kahlaische Straße 10

Is your wedding ring truly made from gold? Are your valuable coins fake?

Please feel free to bring your own metal objects.

In archaeological research we use a technique called X-ray fluorescence (XRF) to measure the composition of metal objects and to tell how these were made. We will use this technique to check the composition of your own metal objects.


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