Specimen, geological

Description
Large stalactite or stalagmite section, with a paper label adhered to it that reads "Stalactites. Like marble, limestone and calcite, these are made of calcium carbonate".
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Classification
Geospecimen/Geological T&E/Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology/Nomenclature
Rocks/Mineralia/Linnaean
Media/Materials Description
Stalactite, made of calcium carbonate, cream in colour. Paper label adhered with glue at centre.
Media and Materials
Measurements
Length (mm) = 300mm
Diameter (mm) = 313mm
label = Height x Width (mm) = 55 x 124mm
Collection
Accession Number
NPM2008.135.189

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