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Special series designed for introductory college Petrography labs. Each thin section set contains seven slides illustrating important mineral associations, textural features, and optical properties. Major mineralogical features are described in a worksheet that accompanies each slide. Using the basic information provided, students can determine optical properties, percentage estimations, and general compositional features that will assist them in their recognition of rocks and minerals. Matching hand specimens, average size 3×4", are available separately.
This collection contains all 21 thin section slides, as well as all 21 matching hand specimens.
Caution: Due to the nature of this product it may contain asbestos.