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About FlintHide

Gray, black, brown, red, white and other colors due to staining
Waxy, Dull
6½ - 7
A nodular grey/black chert formed as nodules in Creataceous chalk.

Classification of FlintHide

Mineralogy of FlintHide

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:

Physical Properties of FlintHide

Waxy, Dull
Translucent, Opaque
takes good polish, then vitreous luster
Gray, black, brown, red, white and other colors due to staining
6½ - 7 on Mohs scale
None Observed
Splintery, Conchoidal, Sub-Conchoidal

Other Language Names for FlintHide

Japanese:燧 石
Simplified Chinese:燧石

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz10 photos of Flint associated with Quartz on
Chalcedony6 photos of Flint associated with Chalcedony on
Vivianite1 photo of Flint associated with Vivianite on
Hematite1 photo of Flint associated with Hematite on
Ramsdellite1 photo of Flint associated with Ramsdellite on
Pyrolusite1 photo of Flint associated with Pyrolusite on
Amethyst1 photo of Flint associated with Amethyst on
1 photo of Flint associated with on
Calcite1 photo of Flint associated with Calcite on
Jasper1 photo of Flint associated with Jasper on

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