ribbon slate

German translation: Bänderschiefer

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English term or phrase: ribbon slate
German translation:Bänderschiefer
Entered by: Ute Wietfeld

20:23 Jan 23, 2003
English to German translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting / stone sculptures
English term or phrase: ribbon slate
Not a context except that a statue "is made from ribbon slate, which is a very fragile stone."

This is a type of slate that has a kind of darker "ribbon pattern" running through it, very pretty, but I can't find any German term vor it.

Many thanks!
Ute Wietfeld
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:53
Bänderschiefer
Explanation:
...sagt mein lieber Geologenmann!

Bei Google gibt's auch einige Treffer dafür
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Nulli
Local time: 14:53
Grading comment
Herzlichen Dank! Ich habe "Bandschiefer" und andere Variationen gesucht, aber auf "Bänder..." bin ich nicht gekommen... Gruß Ute
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Bänderschiefer


Explanation:
...sagt mein lieber Geologenmann!

Bei Google gibt's auch einige Treffer dafür

Nulli
Local time: 14:53
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
Grading comment
Herzlichen Dank! Ich habe "Bandschiefer" und andere Variationen gesucht, aber auf "Bänder..." bin ich nicht gekommen... Gruß Ute

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