Specimen Details

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Rock Name

    Amphibole Feldspar Quartz Gneiss

  • Rock Class

    Metamorphic

  • Rock Group

    Regional

  • Rock Description

    A fine grained specimen with a vague gneissic texture composed mostly of black amphibole and minor black biotite with minor amounts of white feldspar and quartz. Iron oxide staining. No textures to suggest it is a migmatite are present despite its earlier classification as such.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

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