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PostPosted: Mar 13, 2017 18:29    Post subject: Greasy, Waxy Rock  

Hello:

Here is a rock that feels very waxy or greasy to touch.
I do not know where it came from.

Any guesses?

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David



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PostPosted: Mar 13, 2017 22:02    Post subject: Re: Greasy, Waxy Rock  

Looks like a low grade agate, certain the bright red on the end is anyway, seems to be some banding in there.
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