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how old that can be, can i open that cristal

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related to an answer for: here are some pics
asked Feb 1, 2016 by Ave (140 points)

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Could be over a billion years. At anytime during that stretch anything could have entered the matrix suspended in solution ( dissolved). It most likely can be split. A lapidary should have a saw he can cut your stone open. Like I told you Quartz is very hard. Try scratching it with a nail. If it is Quartz you may break a tool trying to crack it open or even injure yourself. Be careful.
answered Feb 2, 2016 by Weasel (38,360 points)
 


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