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Me again with another new find, me and a buddy were out in the desert mountains when we found this, at first guess I thought it was calcite, but it does not react in vineagar, but does scratch with a fingernail. any ideas on what it could be would be super helpful. Also it grows in these super interesting formations. the last picture is a small piece I cleaned up.

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Asbestos grows like that but I see some what looks like quartz in there.  Hard to tell unless it is in hand.  

   Old Tom

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I'm  thinking  selenite. Can you scratch it with your fingernail?

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Yeah, most likely selenite, but might also be a number of borate minerals.

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1 hour ago, Morlock said:

I'm  thinking  selenite. Can you scratch it with your fingernail?

Yes it can be scratched with fingernails

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Cool that's awesome, I've found some desert rose in a sand wall at the base of this mountain so I would not be surprised if it is selenite

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Oh forgot to add the top white part is another rock (most likely the matrix it grew on) which is super soft almost clay like, but slightly harder. 

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I'd also say selenite.

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