Specimen, geological

Description
Sample of rock, thought to be steatite (soapstone), with a paper label adhered to it that reads "Steatite or "Soapstone" D'Urville Isd."
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Classification
Geospecimen/Geological T&E/Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology/Nomenclature
Metamorphic/Rocks/Mineralia/Linnaean
Media/Materials Description
Thought to be Steatite, Soapstone, white to green in colour. Paper label.
Media and Materials
Measurements
Rock = Weight (gm) = 91.6g
Rock = Length (mm) = 82mm
Rock = Width (mm) = 51mm
rock = Depth (mm) = 23mm
label = Height x Width (mm) = 35 x 100mm
Collection
Accession Number
NPM2008.135.244

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