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PostPosted: Jan 29, 2017 22:10    Post subject: What is this?  

This was in my great grandfathers collection. Unfortunately, this specific stone/mineral/something is unlabeled.

I am of suspicion that this is some kind of glass slag, but want to make sure, and am very inexperienced in this sort of thing.

When I initially found it, it was covered in encrusted dirt.

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PostPosted: Jan 29, 2017 22:27    Post subject: Re: What is this?  

Yup! Slag glass!
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PostPosted: Jan 29, 2017 22:31    Post subject: Re: What is this?  

Thank you!

A wonderful paperweight it has been (beautiful when the sun hits the perfect spot on my desk right around closing time :D)
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