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#1451

Wally69
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03 January 2017 08:49 pm

almost cry

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Thought it was worthy of magnifying and getting a before shot

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#1452

Heatho
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03 January 2017 08:53 pm

Heart breaker. sad Oh well mate, hopefully you can still do something nice with it.


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#1453

Reeks
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04 January 2017 01:57 pm

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#1454

Wally69
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04 January 2017 04:03 pm

ooooohhh-aaahhhhh tongue tongue tongue

Where have you been playing Reeks - ND ??

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#1455

Reeks
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04 January 2017 05:25 pm

Only got zircon from ND Pauly, the nice ones came from Porters Retreat albeit small.
Any ideas on the clear stone? Zircon or more likely white sapphire? it is very clear, going to take some better pics tommorow.
Reeko

#1456

Wally69
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04 January 2017 06:58 pm

Could be, although the big D is known in the area, so a bit of scratch testing could be in order.

Love the green one cool ..... And the blue one.

#1457

Heatho
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04 January 2017 08:13 pm

I reckon zircon Reeko, but hey I've been wrong before eh...... lol.

I get them regularly at Inverell in that nice clear colour, they facet really nice too if you get one that's a decent shape.

Come for a spin up North mate, you'll love it. big_smile


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#1458

Reeks
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14 January 2017 09:12 pm

Nundle turning on some odd gemstones,
Big hematite stones, terminated quartz crystals, spinel, zircon and some bomb sapphs.
This was the winner today, a nice zircon and can anyone identify the strange orange stone?
It has a hammered look about it and an obvious tail, nfi what it is.
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#1459

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14 January 2017 09:24 pm

It's not sap is it? just looks like that colour
I'm no expert glasses nice colour's though smile

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#1460

AtomRat
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14 January 2017 09:58 pm

Agate Reeks?


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#1461

Kingsolomon
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14 January 2017 10:58 pm

Could be an original landowner relic that one reeks . Need a look at it .


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#1462

Kingsolomon
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14 January 2017 11:00 pm

So could of been traded , came from anywhere here , then lost .


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#1463

shivan
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14 January 2017 11:28 pm

Looks a little like chalcedony or maybe like AR said and agate. They would be my guess.


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#1464

Heatho
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16 January 2017 10:03 am

I reckon the same as you guys, or maybe a piece of opaque citrine. Interesting rock though.


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