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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM29 (V2906)
Sample: 007RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -32.7833
Longitude: 2.45
Water Depth(m): 2645
Date: 19720425
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: 5 fragments of moderately weathered manganese crust which are botryoidal on one surfaces and clinkery on the opposite surface. The fragments are about 10 cm in diameter and 2 cm thick. No fresh surfaces are evident.