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Object Name Marble
Object Description Thin, nearly square slab of tan, very fine grained limestone with dark brown dendrites. One side is polished and has very small dendrites, while the unpolished surface has large dendrites along one edge. A diffuse layer of black dendrites are also present on the polished surface. This sample is included in the Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C. and can be found on page 29. 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-0.74 W-6.4 L-6.48 cm
Catalog Number 12477