Sign up for Lesson Plans, discounts & more!

Can someone identify this ?

by Ricky Johnson
(Boyce Louisiana)

Found in creek in Boyce Louisiana it has Yellow, pink,white,red,and brown colors with polished look

Comments for Can someone identify this ?

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Jun 12, 2019
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Mineral id Boyce, LA
by: Douglas

Ricky,

This looks like it could be agate. Try a scratch test. Agate is about a 7 on the mohs scale, and is found in your area.

For more info on the scratch test read the hardness section on this page:
https://www.rocksandminerals4u.com/properties_of_minerals.html

For more info on agates go here:
https://www.rocksandminerals4u.com/agate.html

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Have a rock or mineral specimen that you want to share?.



INTERESTED IN MORE? IF SO, YOU MAY WANT TO CHECK OUT OUR OTHER SITES:

fossilicious.com - Our online fossil and mineral rock shop.
fossils-facts-and-finds.com - An educational site about fossils.