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Sedimentary Rock

A specimen of the carbonate rock Travertine which measures (63mm x 43mm x 37mm). The specimen is pale brown in colour and has a very low density. The specimen is very porous. The limestone is massive and very fine grained. On the surface there is part of a pale brown calcitic flowstone whcih has fine laminations. The one side of the specimen has been sawn whcih shows a cross section through the sp…