You Searched For: Rock Specimens

Rock specimens are useful for studying textures, grain sizes, and other features altered by pressure, temperature, and other natural forces. Different select categories of rock specimens are available for purchase as well, including metamorphic, igneous, and sedimentary rocks. Sets of rock specimens are housed in compartmentalized collection boxes, with descriptions of each specimen printed for easy confirmation of identification. These rock specimens are carefully selected to be the highest quality to provide students with a suitable introduction to earth materials and their characteristics.

Rock specimens are useful for studying textures, grain sizes, and other features altered by pressure, temperature, and other natural forces. Different select categories of rock specimens are available for purchase as well, including metamorphic, igneous, and sedimentary rocks. Sets of rock specimens are housed in compartmentalized collection boxes, with descriptions of each specimen printed for easy confirmation of identification. These rock specimens are carefully selected to be the highest quality to provide students with a suitable introduction to earth materials and their characteristics.


145  results were found

SearchResultCount:"145"

Sort Results

List View Easy View

Rate These Search Results

Catalog Number: (470024-960)
Supplier: VWR
Description: Enhance Your Ultramafic Studies with This Special Petrographic Resource


Catalog Number: (470024-970)
Supplier: VWR
Description: When minerals, rocks, and fossils cannot be accurately identified by macroscopic observation and testing, thin section slides can reveal the compositi...


Supplier: VWR
Description: Light grayish green, fine-grained, well-foliated, schistose.

Supplier: VWR
Description: Brownish black, intermediate stage between peat and bituminous coal.

Supplier: VWR
Description: Fine to medium-grained with biotite.

Catalog Number: (470025-060)
Supplier: VWR
Description: When minerals, rocks, and fossils cannot be accurately identified by macroscopic observation and testing, thin section slides can reveal the compositi...


Supplier: VWR
Description: Pink and gray bands, with biotite; shows good foliation.

Supplier: VWR
Description: Coarse-grained, with microcline, biotite and horblende phenocrysts.

Supplier: VWR
Description: Red-brown to gray, coarse-grained, containing feldspar and mica.

Supplier: VWR
Description: Fine crystalline, pure calcite.

Catalog Number: (470025-908)
Supplier: VWR
Description: Banded Iron Formation Specialty Rock


Supplier: VWR
Description: Pegmatite is igneous rock similar to granite but with larger crystals.

Supplier: VWR
Description: Chert is a microcrystalline, hard, silica mineral.

Supplier: VWR
Description: Abundant small black phenocrysts in a gray to brown matrix.

Supplier: VWR
Description: Pink feldspar mineral with a moh's hardness 6.

Supplier: VWR
Description: Syenite a light-colored rock consisting of feldspars and hornblende.

Inquire for Price
Stock for this item is limited, but may be available in a warehouse close to you. Please make sure that you are logged in to the site so that available stock can be displayed. If the call is still displayed and you need assistance, please call us at 1-800-932-5000.
Stock for this item is limited, but may be available in a warehouse close to you. Please make sure that you are logged in to the site so that available stock can be displayed. If the call is still displayed and you need assistance, please call us at 1-800-932-5000.
You must log in to order restricted items. We request that you provide the required business documentation to purchase this product for the first time.

To order chemicals, medical devices, or other restricted products please provide identification that includes your business name and shipping address via email CMD_NA@vwr.com or fax 484.881.5997 referencing your VWR account number . Acceptable forms of identification are:

  • issued document with your organization's Federal Tax ID Number
  • Government issued document with your organization's Resale Tax ID Number
  • Any other Government ID that includes the business name and address


VWR will not lift restrictions for residential shipping addresses.

-Additional Documentation May be needed to purchase this item. A VWR representative will contact you if needed.
This product has been blocked by your organization. Please contact your purchasing department for more information.
The original product is no longer available. The replacement shown is available.
This product is currently unavailable but limited stock may be available in our extended warehouse network. Please call 1-800-932-5000 and a VWR Customer Service Representative will help you.
49 - 64 of 145
no targeter for Bottom