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Posted in response to Icelandic rocks from Trinh Win on October 13, 2013 at 22:16:57:

Re: Icelandic rocks

The bottom specimen looks like a piece of schist with garnets protruding from the schist. It is difficult to identy samples just from photos. The top piece looks like basalt to vesicles filled with calcite (the white).

Hope you enjoyed your trip to Iceland.

Bob Johannes
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From Bob Johannes - October 29, 2013 at 23:36:29

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