Elba Island is a unique combination of nature and human history.  A unique place where geological precesses combined the occurrence of ore minerals and gemstones.
This is the place which produced the iron of the swards used by the soldiers of the Trojan war.

Federico Pezzotta

Mineralogy Museum Curator
Museo di Storia Naturale
Corso Venezia 55, 20121 Milano, Italy
Consultant in: Minerals and gems, mining;
Mineral specimens preparation.
Gem Research and M. C.P. Srl , Milano - Italy