Scientist or institution: Faura i Sans, Marià
Repository institution: Museu Geològic del Seminari de Barcelona
Period covered: 1903-1991 aprox
Marià Faura i Sans (Barcelona, 1883 - 1941). A palaeontologist and geologist, he was a Professor at the Theological Seminary at the Autonomous University of Barcelona in Minerology, Botany and Crystallography, and also in the Agriculture School of Barcelona. He founded the Meteorological Observatory of Viella. He was the director of the Geological Map Service of Catalonia and the Palaeontology Department of the Museum of Natural Sciences of Barcelona.
Approximate volume: 5,2 ml