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Identity HelpGreat Grandfather’s stone/Glass Slag?

19th Nov 2019 21:47 UTCZackery gross

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From the research I’ve done this is most likely a piece of slag glass but why not ask people that have more knowledge then me, I got this from my great granddad before he passed away in 08 he was a Ww2 vet an a very good man, he was from Louisville,Ky this stone has a hardness of glass if I did my scratch test right so around 6-6.5, stone will not scratch this honestly the glass really didn’t scratch it.  I haven’t found anything that resembles this piece with the amount of texture bubbles an very soft spots on corners it’s pretty neat an makes a great desk ornament. Love to hear from y’all! HAVE A GOOD DAY! 

19th Nov 2019 21:48 UTCZackery gross

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19th Nov 2019 22:07 UTCBob Harman

Decorative glass slag.     CHEERS.....BOB

19th Nov 2019 23:14 UTCPaul De Bondt Manager

Indeed.

20th Nov 2019 00:37 UTCPaul Brandes Manager

Welcome to Mindat, Zackery!

Hopefully, you thanked your Grandfather for his service! ;-)

And yes agree with the others, glass slag. Easily recognised by the bubbles inside.....
 
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