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PostPosted: Oct 29, 2018 01:04    Post subject: 3 unknown specimens  

Here are three more I know nothing about. Any help is more than welcomed. Thank you!


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PostPosted: Oct 29, 2018 01:17    Post subject: Re: 3 unknown specimens  

The 3 photos below:
Okenite and gyrolite from Pune District, Maharashtra State, India.
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PostPosted: Oct 29, 2018 01:45    Post subject: Re: 3 unknown specimens  

Mathias wrote:
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Okenite and gyrolite frpm Pune District, Maharashtra State, India.
Absolutely!
I guess the blue one is sodalite.
You should provide a larger and better photo of the third one, I think then we will have a good chance to determine what it is ...
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PostPosted: Oct 29, 2018 09:00    Post subject: Re: 3 unknown specimens  

I saved the unidentified specimen in the upper right corner, then made it much larger on the screen via photoshop. It looks like quartz on albite/feldspar with ?
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PostPosted: Oct 29, 2018 09:06    Post subject: Re: 3 unknown specimens  

The geode along the bottom looks like prehnite lining an amygdule in basalt.
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PostPosted: Oct 29, 2018 09:32    Post subject: Re: 3 unknown specimens  

The piece top right looks like Quartz with Schorl (black tourmaline) and probably albite feldspar, most likely from Pakistan.
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