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PostPosted: Aug 13, 2018 16:30    Post subject: What is this?  

Hello!

I found this in my grandmothers rock/crystal collection after she passed away. I know what most of the other stones are but I don’t know what this is? I was wondering if anyone had any ideas?



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PostPosted: Aug 13, 2018 16:39    Post subject: Re: What is this?  

Based on the looks of it alone, it's most likely just a piece of glass or slag.
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PostPosted: Aug 13, 2018 16:43    Post subject: Re: What is this?  

Notice the conchoidal fracture and bubbles = Green glass.

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PostPosted: Aug 13, 2018 16:45    Post subject: Re: What is this?  

Side view..


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PostPosted: Aug 13, 2018 16:46    Post subject: Re: What is this?  

Bob Harman wrote:
Notice the conchoidal fracture and bubbles = Green glass.

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That is what I figured it was! But just wanted to make sure!
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