Hand Sample: Natural surface of sample is dark in color with smooth texture. Cut face reveals blocks of peridotite and dunite held together with a thin layer of lava cement. Sample has high specific gravity.
Thin Section: Large euhedral to subhedral olivine grains compose the majority of the sample, with thin bands of glass material between them.
Sample collected in January, 1969.
Is Part Of
Volcanic Phenomena Suite - The Hawaiian Islands of Hawaii and Oahu
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