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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Thomas Washington
Cruise: ARIES-V (ARES05WT)
Sample: 013
Device: dredge
Latitude: 20.75
Longitude: 173.66667
Water Depth(m): 3816 to 2955
Date: 19710518
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Comments: 400 lbs volcanic breccia with 5cm Mn coating, and vesicular basalt. Breccia has yellow ground mass which may be altered ash. Pieces range from 3 inches to 2 feet.