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Offline levitate

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I need help with a rock identification
« on: 19/08/2012 03:32:55 »
Hi,

Can anyone help me identify this specimen?  It is extremely dense and has a slight magnetic attraction.




 

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Re: I need help with a rock identification
« Reply #1 on: 19/08/2012 05:19:02 »
But for the fact it looks purple I would have suggested pyrite ...



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Pyrite-elba_hg.jpg
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Re: I need help with a rock identification
« Reply #2 on: 19/08/2012 05:28:24 »
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