View Cart | Checkout
telephone Tel: 0114 245 5746 - Fax: 0114 240 3405
email
location49 Station Road, Chapeltown, Sheffield S35 2XE


Single Specimen of Amphibolite

Single Specimen of Amphibolite

Single specimen of Amphibolite. Remember all our prices include VAT & carriage within the UK.

Amphibolite is a type of metamorphic rock that is primarily composed of amphibole minerals, such as hornblende, and plagioclase feldspar. It has a dark colour and a fine-grained texture, and often contains banding or foliation resulting from the intense pressure and heat that the rock experienced during metamorphism. Amphibolite forms as a result of the metamorphism of mafic igneous rocks, such as basalt or gabbro. It is commonly found in regions with high geological activity, such as mountain ranges or volcanic areas.

Amphibolite has a variety of uses, including as a building material and in the production of cement.

Total Price: 3.50

Type