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Nov 16, 2019

Some Sedimentary Rocks Found in California

sedimentary rocks

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Oct 11, 2019

Very reflective silver within quartz

Boy, I cannot say much since I found it in our landscaping. However, it has a lot of the very reflective silver in it. The silver colored elements show

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Sep 08, 2019


I don't know anything really about it other than it looks a whole lot different than anyRock I've ever seen

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Sep 08, 2019

Could someone tell me what this is please

I would be really interested if someone could let me know what this is.

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Sep 08, 2019

Star Woman Crystals

This hidden gem in Tempe, Arizona. They have an amazing shop has all the metaphysical rocks that I was looking for including Moldavite, Herkimer Diamonds

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Jul 29, 2019

Terracotta or rock?

I'm not sure what this is. I don't it along the Long Island Sound in NY. It's solid, heavy in weight. Brownish clay color with darker spots throughout.

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Jun 12, 2019

Rocks from Central India

Specimen 1- Hardness >6, No streak, non-magnetic, no acid reaction, specific gravity- 2.6 Specimen 2- , No streak, non-magnetic, no acid reaction, specific

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Jun 12, 2019

Can someone identify this ?

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

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May 27, 2019

Olivine Magnesium Rich Silicate

Magnesium rich olivine is a mineral formed deep within the mantle.

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May 24, 2019

Shell type pattern

I found it on the shores of Lake Huron in Ontario

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