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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1807)
Sample: 010RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -54.2833
Longitude: -54.2166
Water Depth(m): 2316 to 2395
Date: 19620318
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: The dredge consists of three large manganese nodes and variuos broken fragments. The nodules have sizes of 13x10x8 cm. 11x8x6 cm. and 9x7x6 cm. All are colored black on their outside surfaces. They appently were not buried beneath overlying sediment when