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3 hours ago, Rockon said:

But what the frick are they lol I have an idea but not quite sure 

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This looks like a green malachite coating on some type of matrix.

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3 hours ago, Rockon said:

So I pulled these little guys out of a kemberlite pretty sure they are awesome Herkimer diamonds just a few of the stock pile lol 

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Herkimer diamonds are named for the location at which they are found, Herkimer, New York.

 Real diamonds are found in kimberlite, not Herkimer diamonds. Those are found in a dolomite matrix. 

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4 hours ago, Rockon said:

This is just a lil bit of the raw minerals and rocks 

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Just not sure exactly what you have since there's a variety. On the whitish looking rocks you can check for calcite. Put some warm vinegar on them and watch for slow fizzing after a few minutes. If it doesn't fizz it's probably a type of quartz.

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