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Please help identify these stones, which are all on one strand

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They appear to have small quartz areas in a translucent soft brown (similar to brown/smokey topaz) with yellow and cream opaque base that might be calcite or yellow calcite. These are three examples on a strand of 8 stones.

asked Jul 14 by Miriam (200 points)

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My best guess is jasper. Jasper is opaque. Light will not shine through it. Agate is translucent. Backlight your specimen.
answered Jul 14 by Weasel (52,110 points)