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Help will be appreciated in identifying these stones found in the himalayas

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asked Nov 14, 2014 by Hunter (740 points)

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Visually your mineral looks similar to kyanite. Though can you please give some more details? i.e. where it was found, what rock type, hardness, etc. This will help produce a more positive identification.

answered Nov 16, 2014 by hershel (52,800 points)
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i think its an orthoclase or plagioclase

check this too:


raw quartz
answered Jul 22, 2015 by frizick4