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Iron Slag from near Thomasville, Clinton County, New York

Iron Slag from near Thomasville, Clinton County, New York

Mineral:Iron Slag
Locality:near Thomasville, Clinton County, New York
Description:Banded blue slag from an iron forge with conchoidal surfaces. Slag is melted silica quartz and other impurities that was removed from the surface of molten iron ore during the forging process.
Overall Size:4.5x4x3.5 cm
Archived: For reference only






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