Specimen Details

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Teschenite

  • Rock Class

    Igneous

  • Rock Group

    Plutonic

  • Rock Description

    A variety of gabbro consisting of elongated, black phenocrysts probably amphibole, stubby black phenocrysts probably pyroxene in a fine grained grey and white matrix. Anorthite and mica are also seen.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen