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To the right is a list of all specimens in the Perkins Museum Rock Collection. The numbers following each term indicate the number of specimens we have in the collection. Not all specimens have images.
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metamorphic rocks (216)
.......... slates (13)
.................... Slate (13)
.................... Parker Slate (1)
.................... Hungerford Slate (3)
.......... schists (43)
.................... Schist (43)
.................... Greenschist (1)
.................... Moretown Formation Schist (1)
.................... Stowe Formation Schist (1)
.................... Tourmaline Schist (1)
.................... Sericite Schist (1)
.................... Mica (6)
.................... Biotite Schist (1)
.................... Graphite Schist (3)
.................... Chlorite Schist (3)
.................... Manhattan Schist (1)
.................... Hornblende Schist (1)
.................... Muscovite Schist (1)
.................... Rowe Schist (3)
.................... Hoosac Formation Schist (1)
.................... Savoy Schist (1)
.................... Garnet Schist (1)
.................... Fuchsite Schist (2)
.................... Sillimanite Schist (1)
.......... phyllites (8)
.................... Phyllite (8)
.................... Hardwick Pluton phyllite (1)
.......... gneisses (42)
.................... Gneiss (42)
.................... Quartz gneiss (3)
.................... Mica gneiss (3)
.................... Pyriteaceous sericite gneiss (1)
.................... Biotite quartz gneiss (4)
.................... Sericite quartz gneiss (4)
.................... Sericite gneiss (7)
.................... Ribbon gneiss (1)
.................... Quartz epidote gneiss (1)
.................... Fordham gneiss (1)
.................... Stamford gneiss (1)
.................... Epidote gneiss (2)
.......... amphibolites (5)
.................... Amphibolite (5)
.......... marbles (2)
.................... Marble (2)
.................... Shelburne marble (2)
.......... quartzites (23)
.................... Quartzite (24)
.................... Calcic quartzite (2)
.................... Dolomitic quartzite (1)
.................... Cheshire Formation quartzite (4)
.......... granulites (1)
.................... Granulite (1)
.......... metasomatic rocks (1)
.................... Serpentinite (1)
.......... hornfels (2)
.................... Hornfel (2)
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