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Mar 27, 2020

Please tell me what these are called

These beautiful green rocks were found in my backyard in Long Island New York. Can you please give me any information on them ?

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Mar 27, 2020

What is it?

I found this and have never seen anything like it any info helps or where I can tak it To find out ?

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Mar 27, 2020

Maria Bierbauer

It looks like Mica or Marcasite or ? Was a gift !

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Mar 27, 2020

Unknown "rock" I found

I don't know much about it other than it's heavy extremely odd-looking but other than that I know very little

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Mar 27, 2020

I hope it’s a medterit

It’s shrinking it’s very heavy and it’s attacks to magnetic

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Mar 27, 2020


Can you help me identify what kind of marble this is? I found it in northern Michigan.

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Mar 27, 2020


I'm looking for someone to help me identify this what is the gold color?

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Mar 10, 2020

I am not sure what type of rock this is

Can someone help identify this rock. I am not sure what type it is?

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Mar 10, 2020

Six sided rock crystal

Found this rock digging in my yard in HYDABURG Alaska

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Mar 10, 2020


Pyrite is also known as fool's gold, it's name pyrite is after the Greek pyr meaning fire. because it sparks. Pyrite is considered the most common of the

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