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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1814)
Sample: 030RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -14.4833
Longitude: -150.0166
Water Depth(m): 1082 to 1269
Date: 19620913
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: 1 large manganese head (~20-12x14 cm) which may have altered volcanic rock center and has numerous small worm tubes on its underside. There is some light beige calcilutite and a few forams in the surface cracks. There are also two small pieces, one 4 cm.