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what stones do i have

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Hi. i have no clue what these are! i have searched online for months and i havent got a clue. i got them from my grandmother. alt text

asked Sep 16, 2013 by trevor sutherland (340 points)

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Can you please post some pictures?

answered Sep 16, 2013 by hershel (46,460 points)
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answered Sep 16, 2013 by trevor sutherland (340 points)
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this is what one looks like

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answered Sep 16, 2013 by trevor sutherland (340 points)
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Looks like dyed quartz or chalcedony.

answered Sep 16, 2013 by hershel (46,460 points)

i have another stone for you to look at to if you dont mind.

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okay. thank you so much! when i looked it up online, it said it looked sort of like red jasper.

answered Sep 16, 2013 by trevor sutherland (340 points)
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and i have one more if you would be so kind. its sort of golden with a streak across it that looks like meteor across the sky. alt text

answered Sep 16, 2013 by trevor sutherland (340 points)
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Looks most like amber. Possibly also carnelian. I hardness test should be able to distinguish the two.

answered Oct 1, 2013 by hershel (46,460 points)
 


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