Janneke Kornet: Keration

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1 carob seed, 1 carat pure gold
This work is part of the project The First Carob Tree of Naarden-Vesting.
In the past the seeds of the carob tree were used for precision measurements.
1 seed weighs exactly as much as 1 carat of gold.
Keration is the Old-Greek word for fruit of the carob tree.