No. 76 Normal faults with V-shaped valleys

Last known location: Zurich, Switzerland

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This wooden block features a stratified sequence of padauk, maple, purple heart, poplar, and yellow heart that is cut by two normal faults and a vertical dike of black walnut. These strata are exposed in two V-shaped, river-cut valleys. The base of the block measures roughly 4 1/4 inches square and is finished with Tried & True® linseed oil and beeswax.

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