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Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM27 (V2707)
Sample: 013RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 38.7283
Longitude: -18.105
Water Depth(m): 5179 to 4991
Date: 19691108
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 2.268 kg
Comments: "5 lbs, 22 pieces"
Description: 17 pieces of claystone-intensly burrowed with a few worm tubes present and thin crust of manganese. 5 pieces of possible schist-rich in mica-biotite with quarzt and feldspar.