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Offline stouff628

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Another Rock ID, Please
« on: 19/03/2014 01:24:03 »
This specimen was found in south central Missouri.  It is about 25 cm in its longest dimension.  Seems heavy for its size, and looks like it might contain some iron.  The best part is that it looks amazingly like a brain.


 

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Re: Another Rock ID, Please
« Reply #1 on: 19/03/2014 02:12:18 »
.... The best part is that it looks amazingly like a brain...

more like fruit ... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Botryoidal

The top left corner of "brain1" looks like a haematite concretion ...


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Re: Another Rock ID, Please
« Reply #2 on: 19/03/2014 13:24:54 »
Thanks for the info, interesting stuff.
 

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