Specimen Details

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Form: Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Gneiss

  • Rock Class

    Metamorphic

  • Rock Group

    Regional

  • Rock Description

    A finely banded, very fine grained, white to light sage green coloured rock, slick to the touch perhaps a serpentinite. Previously called a gabbro despite its, very fine grain size, slickness to the touch and banded appearance.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

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