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asked Mar 26, 2014 by Heather Thomas (380 points)

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Is that durt on the stone?

If so, try to brush it of gently with a small paintbrush. Or a small towel. Do not use water as we don't know what it is.

But my first hunch: amethyst.

answered Mar 26, 2014 by Renata (7,840 points)

Yes, it's dirt. I took your advice and brushed it off as much as I could off. I don't know if will help much. I will post a pic

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answered Mar 26, 2014 by Heather Thomas (380 points)

When you hold it a light it's orange in color on the inside.

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Wonderful.

But I still think it is (pink) amethyst. But the right side does not look like amethyst.

How transparent is the stone and what the outside color? Purple, pink, orange?

answered Mar 26, 2014 by Renata (7,840 points)

When you hold it to a light it's orange inside. The outside is pink and purple

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This looks like the same material you posted in that other post. I think this is glass, just like the other one. Can you please describe where and how it was found?

answered Mar 27, 2014 by hershel (47,740 points)

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