THE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COLLECTION CURATOR : LOREDANA MOCANU
The science and technology collection of the Bucharest Municipality Museum contains 2 136 pieces, rarely used nowadays, such as musical instruments, disks of ebonite, metal and paper, measuring apparatuses, printing press letters and decoration, lighting devices, irons, pocket watches, clocks, wristwatches, photo cameras, tools and gadgets.
Most of the items within the collection originate from England, Austria, France, Italy and Romania, and a small part is of Oriental make. Some of the collection pieces have a special background, such as the ones marked with the Romanian Principalities’ insignia.
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