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ID Help with these unusual ancient rock beads

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These beads have what look like eyes to me. The eyes are the color of carnelian and have opaqueness but the entire bead is not opaque. Perhaps some type of coral?

Thank you in advance.

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asked Jul 15, 2013 by wishd (120 points)

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Could be some type of agate?

answered Jul 15, 2013 by jacko (1,060 points)
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Yeah, probably some type of agate. Perhaps its also dyed, as many of the agates from Brazil are.

answered Jul 19, 2013 by hershel (47,740 points)

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