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Slate - hand specimen

Slate hand specimen


Slate thin section
Thin section
Slate hand specimen
Hand specimen
Slate thin section x-polars
Thin section x-polars
Slate close up
Close-up
Slate exposure
Exposure
Slate in use
Rock in use
Slate mud-sized (too small to be seen) interlocking crystals parallel with each other; can break into sheets (cleavage) a fine-grained, low-grade metamorphic rock.