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6PK Raw Slate, Metamorphic Rock Specimens - Approx. 1" - Geologist Selected & Hand Processed - Great for Science Classrooms - Class Pack - Eisco Labs

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  • SLATE | Slate is the result of the compression of shale, but is denser and retains the fissile properties, making for an interesting exercise when distinguishing between the two rocks
  • GREAT FOR GEOLOGY CLASSROOMS | Ideal for exercises in metamorphic rock identification due to its recognizable platy foliation. This set of six samples is excellent for group study and examination
  • GEOLOGIST SELECTED | Each specimen is selected and hand processed by an actual geologist, ensuring each sample exhibits defining features
  • LOCALLY PROCESSED | Our rock and mineral samples are sourced from a variety of locations around the world and are processed in Victor, NY
  • INDIVIDUALLY PACKAGED & LABELED | Each specimen sample is packaged in a transparent bag, and is labeled & barcoded for easy identification

Raw Slate Specimen
Set of 6 Samples, 1"

Slate is the result of the compression of shale, but is denser and retains the fissile properties, making for an interesting exercise when distinguishing between the two rocks. Ideal for exercises in metamorphic rock identification due to its recognizable platy foliation.
While each specimen will vary slightly in shape, size and color, it will measure approximately 1" in length. Each is individually packaged, labeled & barcoded for easy identification and storage.

Selected & Processed by a Geologist.
Each and every specimen is selected and hand processed by an actual geologist, ensuring that each sample exhibits defining features. Rocks and minerals are sourced from a variety of locations around the world and are processed by hand in Victor, NY.
Technical Support
Always feel free to reach out to our team of scientists and geologists for additional information, or to assist you with any questions regarding our rock and mineral samples.