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Object Name Marble
Object Description Thick, roughly rectangular slab of black, fine grained marble with a very thin layer of crystallized calcite on the underside. The top surface is polished, while the underside is heavily chipped. 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-1.94 W-8.62 L-10.81 cm
Catalog Number 12517