Conglomerate, polished slab

Conglomerate, polished slab

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Caption: A conglomerate is a sedimentary rock composed of rounded clasts (pebbles and boulders) that are bonded together in a fine grained matrix. The rounding indicates that the clasts have been subject to wear in a river bed, glacier or on the seashore prior to their final deposition and cementation. When containing unrounded pebbles the rock is called a breccia. This sample is of a polished slab, measuring 60 x 90 cm. Provenance unknown.

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Keywords: breccia, cementation, clasts, conglomerate, pebbles, rounded, sedimen

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