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Object Name Gabbro
Object Description Large rock fragment of dark greenish gray gabbro (a fine grained intrusive equivalent of basalt). Three surfaces have been exposed for quite some time and one even has part of a lichen on it. Although record in the Historic Catalog could not be determined, handwritten historic labels are associated with the specimen.
Collector Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Place of Origin Massachusetts/Hampshire County/Mount Holyoke
People Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Search Terms Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C.
Dimensions H-5.01 W-8.38 L-11.74 cm
Catalog Number 11288