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what is this,expert opinion is requested please

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* Found by relative during routine domestic digging in mountainous area near water channel

* have no idea what it is, however always felt pleasant aura around it.

* personal idea is of PEARL.

asked Jul 11, 2017 by tahirjamilabbasi (130 points)

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Not like any pearl I have ever seen. You have not given us a picture so we can ascertain relative size, a common coin would give us some reference.
answered Jul 12, 2017 by Weasel (55,690 points)
sir pics e mailed. small size, no glass feelings, always pleasant aura while in hand, found 3 years ago by relative, i dont have much knowledge.any local tests/checks recommended ? regards
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Is it spherical or round but somewhat flat?  Is it hard or somewhat pliable or soft as in squishy, as in can it be malformed by being squeezed or dented with a fingernail?  If you drop it on the table by say 10 inches by how much does it rebound or bounce?

  It does not look like a naturally occurring mineral specimen.  If it is pliable, it may be an eyeball lens from a fish.  Such are round, fairly hard but not glassy or mineral like, and occur in a variety of colors and opacity.  They also survive being "dried out" without much change.  Here is a picture of a fish eye lens for comparison. 


answered Aug 2, 2017 by Priceknight (180 points)
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Moon stone, no?
answered Aug 3, 2017 by heather_carr (280 points)