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i have a lot of stones that i need to have identified, any helpers out there?

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asked Apr 29, 2014 by JewelryByJulie (1,020 points)

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It may be agate or carnelian

answered Apr 29, 2014 by Tagiadintasos (1,560 points)
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I think agate.

answered May 3, 2014 by Renata (7,820 points)

Do you know if it's a certain type of agate?

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You can have a look in this list and use google for more pictures. http://www.minerals.net/mineral/agate.aspx

answered May 4, 2014 by Renata (7,820 points)
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Banded agate

answered Jul 12, 2014 by Weasel (35,990 points)
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Shine a light behind it, an agate is trnslucent, light will travel through it. The whole stone will light up.alt text

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answered Jul 12, 2014 by Weasel (35,990 points)
 


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