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Mineral resource of the Month: Clay

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Abstract

Clays were one of the first mineral commodities used by people. Clay pottery has been found in archeological sites that are 12,000 years old, and clay figurines have been found in sites that are even older.

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Publication type:
Article
Publication Subtype:
Journal Article
Title:
Mineral resource of the Month: Clay
Series title:
Earth
Volume
2010
Issue:
December
Year Published:
2010
Language:
English
Publisher:
American Geosciences Institute
Publisher location:
Alexandria, VA
Contributing office(s):
National Minerals Information Center
Description:
1 p.
Larger Work Type:
Article
Larger Work Subtype:
Journal Article
Larger Work Title:
Earth
First page:
27
Last page:
27