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Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM33 (V3302)
Sample: 011RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -49.8583
Longitude: 118
Water Depth(m): 3795 to 3323
Date: 19760103
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 68.04 kg
Comments: ~ 150 lbs
Description: of basalt flow, top and bottom of each piece crusted with obsidian. Highly vesicular, with especially large vesicles on bottom surfaces. About 17 pieces averaging less than 1000 cm cubed per piece.