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Offline Mary Kollmar

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Please see picture, we found this inside of a rock. Does anyone know what it is?
« Last Edit: 17/06/2016 17:31:12 by chris »


 

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Re: What are these mini-stalactites inside this rock?
« Reply #1 on: 17/06/2016 23:48:35 »
The picture quality isn't great, but they look like geodes to me.
 

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Re: What are these mini-stalactites inside this rock?
« Reply #2 on: 26/06/2016 11:31:21 »
I have never seen anything that looks quite like that although the grey portion of the rock looks very much like that of fossils I have seen here close to our beaches etc, with shells and such embedded in them...perhaps Jim Bob would be a better source of knowledge.....?

May I ask if the items are actually embedded into the rock or just set into the hole? The  hole actually looks as if it had once had a shell or other such oddly shapped fossil embedded inside which may have fallen out...and been re inhabited by whatever the other items are? They do resemble some of the stalactites I have seen...
« Last Edit: 26/06/2016 11:38:42 by Karen W. »
 

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Re: What are these mini-stalactites inside this rock?
« Reply #3 on: 27/06/2016 00:00:41 »
I have seen a lot but nothing like these.

Where do we go from here? describe, describe, describe. What size is this? Can you tell what type of rock surrounds the strange thing? How hard are these things. etc. etc. 

We'll see where this goes.
 

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Re: What are these mini-stalactites inside this rock?
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