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    Posted 4 years ago

    Mrstyndall
    (911 items)

    I picked these two up at an estate sale for a couple bucks. The people hosting did not know what they were and said it might be garnet. Besides garnet or ruby is there any other stone it could be? If you look at up close pic, you can see some black inclusions.

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    1. Mrstyndall Mrstyndall, 4 years ago
      Thanks for all the loves
    2. billretirecoll billretirecoll, 4 years ago
      Here's something that it might be Mrstyndall, but I really don't know.

      https://abfabtreasures.wordpress.com/2010/12/02/the-bohemian-chameleon-dragons-breath-aka-jelly-opal-aka-mexican-opal/

      It's a manufactured stone, but has been made for a long time! :^D

      My wife says it might be Carnelian! :^)
    3. billretirecoll billretirecoll, 4 years ago
      Here's the Carnelian stone image search, I think my wife is right! :^D

      https://www.google.com/search?hl=en&tbm=isch&source=hp&biw=1218&bih=610&ei=kxDhWvCxEo28sAXc2qugCA&q=carnelian+stone&oq=+Carnelian&gs_l=img.1.1.0l10.3948.3948.0.9057.1.1.0.0.0.0.107.107.0j1.1.0....0...1ac..64.img..0.1.106....0.54sobBiXCXk

      Hope this helps! :^)
    4. billretirecoll billretirecoll, 4 years ago
      Here's one from the Carnelian stone image search, that has a great description, about it!

      https://www.crystalvaults.com/crystal-encyclopedia/carnelian

      After reading it, you'll definitely want to turn into a piece of jewelry! :^)
    5. Mrstyndall Mrstyndall, 4 years ago
      Bill, thanks for the comments and links!
    6. billretirecoll billretirecoll, 4 years ago
      You're very welcome! Sorry one thing lead to another! &:^} I hope you can figure out what your stone is! :^)

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