Corsi Collection of Decorative Stones

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Corsi 482, approx. 145 x 73 x 40 mm, © Oxford University Museum of Natural History

OUMNH Number: 482  
Name and quarry location: Breccia traccagnina di Monte Gargano, from Monte Gargano promontory, Foggia, Puglia, Italy  
Geological description: Polymict limestone conglomerate with limestone matrix. It has stylolitised, solution-modified contacts between clasts.  
Comments: This locality has not been confirmed.  
Further information:

Corsi's classification: Class 1. Marbles; Section 5. Breccias; ii. Italian Breccias  
Corsi's text: 124.61 Breccia traccagnina di Monte Gargano nel Regno di Napoli  

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