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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM14 (V1408)
Sample: 006RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -50.0916
Longitude: -44.22
Water Depth(m): 2058
Date: 19580301
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: 1 large block of phylite-(quartz+chlorite+muscovite), 1 piece of quartzite-dark gray. Has been subjected to metamorphism, slight schistosity visible. (graywacke?) biotite. All rocks are coated with a layer of manganese oxide.