Specimen Details

  • Collection Names

    Kyancutta Museum Collection

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Limburgite

  • Rock Class

    Igneous

  • Rock Group

    Volcanic

  • Rock Description

    The rock is vesicular, the vesicles being lined with chalcedony. It consists of phenocrysts of augite and olivine in a brown glassy graoundmadd containing minute microliths of augite and rocs of magnetite (or ilmenite)

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen