Besides the baroque pearl, the gemstones used in the settings were cut as cabochons, and the diamonds were table-cut with few facets.
Collections of 3 existing museums – the Museum of Semirechye region, the Cossack Army and the Republican Anti-Religious Committee museums were added to the main collections of the Central State Museum. The modernday building of the museum was built in 1985 by a team of architects – Y. Of particular significance are unique rich osteological materials, fragments of petrified trees, remains with insects and fish imprints, microscopic endospores and plant pollen that are dating back to several million years.
From the 1931 the museum was based in a building of former Cathedral, built in 1904-1907 by a well known architect from Verny – A. Archeological displays present scientific reconstructions of ancient funeral and ceremonial buildings, models of constructions of medieval architecture, dioramas made with the use of authentic archaeological relics.
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In India, cricket is the national obsession, but it is actually field hockey that is its official game, with a more deeply embedded history within this patchwork of nations.