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Potassium bentonite

Site Name:
Alleghany County
Taxon:
Potassium bentonite - Primary
Preparation:
Thin Section
XRD Slide
Place:
North side of State Road 617, 1.5 km Southeast of old Cliff Dale Chapel, Alleghany, Virginia, United States, North America
Specimen Count:
2
Site Number:
4744139
Notes:
See accession file for diffraction tracings There is a jar of this that was later found in the Sedimentology lab. It was too big to put in Unit 162, drawer 14. So, it is located in Unit 21, drawer 6.
Record Last Modified:
26 Oct 2017
Geological Age:
Paleozoic - Ordovician
Stratigraphy:
Millbrig
Accession Number:
2037200
Other Numbers:
Collector's field number : VA : AL 1-2
IGSN : NHB006NBX
USNM Number:
116588
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Mineral Sciences
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1353565

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