Specimen Details

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Quartzite

  • Rock Class

    Sedimentary

  • Rock Group

    Sandstone

  • Rock Description

    A light buff coloured, fine grained, equigranular, indurated sandstone from the Permian Grant Formation. This is the sandstone through which the lamproites of the Ellendale Diamond Field intruded.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

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