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Specimen #: R.00.01.00

Collection: Rock & Mineral > Bentonite, Volcanic Ash

Status: stored

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Description

Bentonite - 2 samples, Potassium rich

Measurements (4.7/4.0 x 3.4/3.2 x 6.3/4.7 cm)

Measurements are rough and conducted with a ruler, not a set of calipers. Measurements were taken with the specimens in the horizontal position. Please note there are 2 specimens for this catalogue number.

Details
Common Name: Bentonite, Volcanic Ash
Phylum: N/A
Class: N/A
Order: N/A
Family: N/A
Genus: N/A
Species: N/A
Geo Period: Assume Cretaceous
Epoch: Assume Campanian
Formation: Assume Pierre Shale
Member: Assume Pembina
Current Location: Assume Manitoba Escarpment
Credit: Anita-Maria Janzic, Joseph Hatcher
Current Condition

Very well preserved. Minor fractures (cracks).