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Need help identifying gem type

Posted by Annette Shanley  
Need help identifying gem type
July 09, 2012 07:16PM
I found this deep green gem in my garden yesterday in the upper peninsula of Michigan. It was worked up to the surface through deep tilling and is very brilliant in color.
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avatar Re: Need help identifying gem type
July 09, 2012 09:07PM
Hallo Annete,
Could be a glass slag. With a magnifying glass, look for small bubbles, if there is many bubbles, is a slag.

Re: Need help identifying gem type
July 09, 2012 10:22PM
I agree with jose ,,, glass slag.


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