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What is this rock? Pictures included.

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My grandmother had this rock for a long time. I have no idea where she got it. It is a greyish-green color with white rock veins. The white rock seems a little rough where the grey-green is very smooth. It is about 8 inches long and 5 1/2 - 6 inches at the widest part. Could it be a type of jade?

Thanks for any information or advice.

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asked Jan 30, 2013 by Pat_S (120 points)

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Hard to tell without really taking a personal look at it. My suggestion is to bring it to a mineral show and see if any experts can assist with the identification.

answered Jan 31, 2013 by hershel (52,780 points)

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