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Eisco™ Argillaceous Shale Specimen

Argillaceous Shale Specimen is formed from cementation and lithification of very small grains of rock, commonly mud or clay.

Manufacturer:  Eisco™ ESNG0037HAND

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Catalog No. S26683

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  • Small clast size indicates deposition in low-energy environment such as shallow lake or slow-moving river
  • For use in sedimentary rock identification exercises due to its diagnostic flat, fissile rock structure
  • Correlates well to Next Generation Science Standards Evidence Statements
  • Small clast size indicates that though the grains had been eroded, rock formed in low energy environment


Sedimentary Rock
7 to 8 cm
0.5 kg
1 Each
Argillaceous Shale
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