Amphibolite Metamorphic Rock - 10 Unpolished Mineral Specimens

Amphibolite Metamorphic Rock - 10 Unpolished Mineral Specimens

Overview

Amphibolite is a metamorphic rock that has little to no quartz. Dark in color, it features small flakes of black and white, which give it a salt and pepper appearance.

Warnings

Amphibolite Metamorphic Rock - 10 Unpolished Mineral Specimens

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Overview

Amphibolite is a metamorphic rock that has little to no quartz. Dark in color, it features small flakes of black and white, which give it a salt and pepper appearance.

Warnings

Product Details

Amphibolite Rock - Pack of 10
by American Educational Products

A metamorphic rock, Amphibolite contains amphiboles, typically of the species hornblende, actinolite, and plagioglase. It is composed mainly of amphibole and plagioclase feldspars, and contains little to no quartz. Typically dark-colored and heavy, with the flakes of black and white giving it a kind of salt and pepper look.

Each rock or mineral specimen measures approximately 1-2 inches in length along its longest side.

Additional Information

SKU

AMEP5204B-10PK

Weight

0.5 lb

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