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Object Name Marble
Object Description Thin rectangular slab of brown and black layered, fine grained marble with several cross sections of high spired snail shells (Turitella agate). One surface is polished. This sample is included in the Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C. and can be found on page 27. It was a part of the college's original acquisition from Thomas Cooper in 1821.
Collector Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
People Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Search Terms Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C.
Dimensions H-0.965 W-8.58 L-10.27 cm
Catalog Number 12470