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Can anyone help me identify these stones??Thank you!

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asked Jul 27, 2013 by beeroine (120 points)

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It looks like it could be quartz or calcite. Can you get a hold of lime out, which is a strong acid, and apply a little bit on a dull edge, and see if the acid bubbles? If it does bubble - it is probably calcite. Let me know what happens.

answered Jul 30, 2013 by hershel (52,800 points)

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