Within the Periodic TableCarbon is a chemical element with symbol 'C' and atomic number 6. Carbon is thefourth most abundant element in the universe by mass afterhydrogen,helium, andoxygen. Carbon's diversity enables this element to serve as a common element ofall known life. The name derives from the Latin carbo meaning "coal" or "charcoal". Carbon was discovered in prehistory and was known in the forms of soot and charcoal to the earliest human civilizations. in 1772, Antoine Lavoisier showed that diamonds are a form of carbon.
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Overall size 30x30 cm, image 18,5*18,5 cm. Hahnemühle German Etching. Passe-partout card natural white.
High quality frame, 9 mm in sight, 16 mm deep, aluminium with solid riveted connections in the corners, black. Integrated 3-point hanging system.