Kōrero: Rock, limestone and clay

Clay plaque

Clay plaque

This plaque was made by potter and geologist Jim Schofield to illustrate the range of colours available from New Zealand clays. It represents the complexity of New Zealand geology, with folded and faulted beds containing different types of fossils.

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Private collection
Photograph by Simon Nathan

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Carl Walrond, 'Rock, limestone and clay - Types of clay', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/14975/clay-plaque (accessed 20 October 2021)

He kōrero nā Carl Walrond, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006