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Posted in response to Re: Tony's Uncut Translucent Yellow Crystal-like Rock from Dennis on June 03, 2011 at 04:15:26:

Re: Re: Tony's Uncut Translucent Yellow Crystal-like Rock

I concur with Dennis. Based on the rather distinctive appearance of this material, the specimen in Tony's picture appears to be calcite. Hardness and reactivity with acid are relatively simple tests that will serve to help confirm the identification.

From Bob Keller - June 03, 2011 at 04:27:34

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