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Can you please help me identify this crystal?

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It has a subtle color, very shiny, small black specks, and very small in size, it was photographed with macro. Thank you very much!

asked Nov 9 by mandua (220 points)

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Black specks are inclusions, small impurities,  in the crystalline structure. I think calcite but that is in no way absolutely correct. It is a guess.
answered Nov 12 by Weasel (39,600 points)
 


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