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What crystal is it?

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Find this beauty outside of my house. How do you think, what it can be? 

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asked Feb 23 by robbieweeks (240 points)

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Well robbieweeks, where on God's green Earth do you live? Could be a grown crystal from a chemical set. I will look for similar crystals but narrow down the geographic part for me. I can eliminate some thing ps just by where you found it. For example, if you live in Boston, it is unlikely to be natural. If you live a few feet away from a river or an alluvial flow minerals are found all the time. There has to be a way it got there.

There is also no dirt/soil and no host rock which makes me feel it was grown chemically.
answered Feb 23 by Weasel (49,730 points)

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