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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM27 (V2707)
Sample: 008RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 43.745
Longitude: -21.86
Water Depth(m): 4005 to 3177
Date: 19691028
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Rocks-mostly pebbles and 4 handsize, wt at 4 lbs. consisting of limestone, that is hard and creamy, quartzite, manganese nodules, and possible granite also possible serpentinite. There were several that were not identified. Most had a slight coating of