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PostPosted: Jul 14, 2021 18:22    Post subject: What is it? Oregon Beach Find.  

Found this on the beach in around Netarts Oregon.
Took best pictures that I could. It looks melted in the middle and has a a glittery look to it up close. Any information would be greatly appreciated.



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PostPosted: Jul 15, 2021 04:20    Post subject: Re: What is it? Oregon Beach Find.  

Looks like waste slag probably from a beach party, could be the burnt remains of sand encrusted beer and pizza. Absolutely nothing natural, NOT a meteorite, NOT from a volcano.Burnt garbage.
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PostPosted: Jul 15, 2021 10:51    Post subject: Re: What is it? Oregon Beach Find.  

I tend to agree - beach party slag (so could be a little bit toxic)
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PostPosted: Aug 19, 2021 16:01    Post subject: Re: What is it? Oregon Beach Find.  

A geologist contacted me after seeing this post and told me it was not beach slag. It is most likely hematite we found out after several tests.
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