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ID PLEASE

Posted by Heath Barnes  
ID PLEASE
May 22, 2012 10:12PM
I have shown these items on another thread and had suggestions proberbly correct, but would just like a final opinion before i record them on my blog please. first three i agree with earlier advice looks to be hemetite, but the streak from the centre seems orange ?
Plus what caused the square shape and shiny surface? More in next post.



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 05/24/2012 08:51PM by Heath Barnes.
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Re: ID PLESE
May 22, 2012 10:25PM
This piece shown first in the last image of the last post (1260) is i think mudstone? but again what caused the deep greasy shine?



The first two in this post ( 1264- 001)- ( 1264- 002) i think is graphite its heavy for its size, and has a gray silver streak, and dose show the streak on paper.
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Re: ID PLESE
May 22, 2012 10:38PM
This piece seems quartz like yet also seems to have straight devides in it ?
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avatar Re: ID PLESE
May 23, 2012 09:14PM
The two images attached to this post appear to be chalcedony.

Rock Currier
Crystals not pistols.
Re: ID PLESE
May 24, 2012 08:04PM
Rock Currier Wrote:
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> The two images attached to this post appear to be
> chalcedony.
Thanks for having a look
Re: ID PLESE
May 24, 2012 08:53PM
Rock Currier Wrote:
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> The two images attached to this post appear to be
> chalcedony. I have been looking through images of carnelion and a lot look very similer to this piece
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