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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM25 (V2501)
Sample: 001RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 25.4
Longitude: -45.3
Water Depth(m): 3367 to 3244
Date: 19680125
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: ~ 250 lbs. of basalt rock ranging in size from 1x2x2 to 1 ft x1 ft x2 ft. Rocks have a thin covering of volcanic glass on surface and some appear to have a columner structure.