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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM25 (V2503)
Sample: 005RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 23.5283
Longitude: -45.0116
Water Depth(m): 3193 to 3479
Date: 19680319
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Dredge contained 40 lbs. of highly metamorphosed pieces of basalt. Sectioning with a same revealed that although the samples all appeared to be metamorphosed, there was a great deal of variation.