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I have round stones which appear greyish brown but are redish brown if the outer layer is removed. what could they be

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asked Oct 12, 2015 by Nadi Mvula (150 points)

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Where did you find them? A mine in Duluth, Minnesota, or on the beach in San Diego.
answered Oct 12, 2015 by Weasel (58,980 points)
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May be some kind of garnet. Almandine for example.
answered Oct 17, 2015 by Birthstones.eu (1,600 points)
Certainly looks most like garnet. Though additional origination information will be helpful.