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Anyone able to identify this pink reddish rock?

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Got from flea market. Transparent and clear crystalline formations. 


asked Oct 12, 2019 by Lemurian (950 points)

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It doesn't look like a red or pink crystal. It may be staining of some sort of the underlying crystal. The only thing red like that is red like that is rhodochrosite and it doesn't look like any of the rhodochrosite I've ever seen it's not Garnet.
answered Oct 16, 2019 by Weasel (58,940 points)
This rock looks so weird. I have never seen this type of rock before.