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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM17 (V1707)
Sample: 017SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -53.56
Longitude: -72.4816
Water Depth(m): 327 to 294
Date: 19610328
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 med plastic bag
Description: Sediment: Medium to coarse sands with pebbles and cobbles from 1-10 cm in diameter pebbles are very dark gray rounded, granitic in composition. Sands are 50% bioclastic of mostly mollusk fragments and 50% dark grains of rock and mimeral grains.