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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1813)
Sample: 021RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -15.275
Longitude: -172.3416
Water Depth(m): 6601 to 6617
Date: 19620823
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: One well rounded, medium, brown mudstone (10x12x13) approximately 1 pt. of medium brown lutite. The mudstone apparently had thin coating of black manganese which was mostly abraded off while in the dredge. The lutite was collected in the short core pipe u