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  Quartzite Sample - Metamorphic

Educational Rock Specimen

Our Price: $2.50

Product Code: SAMP5

Name:  Quartzite
Location:  World Wide
Stone Type:  Metamorphic
Hardness:  Not applicable
Texture:  Sandy
Particle Size: JL- Can only be seen with a jewelers loupe.
How this stone is used:  Crushed and used as the gravel under railroad tracks.
Chemical Composition:  Varies
Other:  Each sample ranges from 1-2. The picture is a representation and is not necessarily the exact stone you will receive. Each sample comes with a printed tag and is individually wrapped for easy identification. For additional information about how rocks and minerals are formed please see our educational page. Attention Teachers: Rockpick Legend Co. offers a limited number of classes to help teachers understand rocks and minerals. These classes are free or low cost and are taught in Salt Lake City, UT. Please contact us for dates, availability and reservations.

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