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Anyone able to help me out, I can't seem to find info about the gemstones I have.
asked Mar 23, 2016 by Sarah Ingram (410 points)

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Yes, post a picture and tell us what you know about it, we will try to identify it. To post a picture use the bottom tool bar, the sixth box and the first icon. Tell us what you know about it. For example, I found this yellow and red rock on the beach in Tampa, Florida. Light passes through it. It is the only rock like it I've ever found. It is not magnetic. It does not scratch glass. All this is accomplished by shining a light behind it, using a magnet and checking to see if it is hard enough to scratch a beer bottle. Everything easy enough to tell us how hard the rock is, whether it is translucent or magnetic. That along with the photo is many times enough to identify it. Our members may ask for more to help identify it.
answered Mar 25, 2016 by Weasel (58,980 points)

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