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Help me identify this chunk of metal that was found imbedded in rock at the beach. Very heavy.

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asked Sep 26, 2018 by Muzdug (160 points)

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Get a magnet and see if it is magnetic. Gold is not. Even then impurities could be magnetic but it is a start. Also gold is soft, you could make an indentation in gold by using pliers. Interested in getting a reply to those two inquiries. Please check and post gain.
answered Sep 28, 2018 by Weasel (56,180 points)
edited Oct 17, 2018 by hershel
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Please reference this answer in the following post made by the same author:

https://answers.minerals.net/11380/found-half-exposed-rock-platform-beach-ideas-metal-what-part

answered Oct 17, 2018 by hershel (51,320 points)
 


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