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Re: Can anyone identify this stone?

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@gardensla wrote:

I am guessing its some sort of agate but maybe not? It is marked ATI 925 Mexico on reverse. 

 

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It looks like brown moss agate. CD7CBC7F-8BA9-40BF-A6B3-21555A64A0FE.jpegC010DEAC-85D9-4C97-92FD-C938DCACF725.jpeg5AD90FE0-537F-482A-AFEC-57C10F8266DC.jpeg49EDED51-F120-4431-A4EF-6540FAE0AAB1.jpeg

 

or Mookaite Jasper from Australia.91ADF468-5387-4B8E-8254-8FC64FB5A473.jpeg

 

 

or a gemstone called aqeeq81C8797F-F845-4F36-9D76-0DCEEAA1CCC1.jpeg

 

aka agate, carnelian, bot a type of chalcedony 

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Re: Can anyone identify this stone?

Some kind of igneous rock.

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Re: Can anyone identify this stone?

The 925 indicates it's set in sterling silver. It looks like jasper to me.

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Re: Can anyone identify this stone?

@gardensla 

 

Pretty sure it's coffee obsidian, ATI used that stone a lot in their pieces, have had many.

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Re: Can anyone identify this stone?

Look up mahogany obsidian.  That might be it.

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Re: Can anyone identify this stone?

I vote for jasper.  Some people actually do like brown, I don't think you will have a problem with it.  

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Re: Can anyone identify this stone?

I think you nailed it. It is probably coffee/mahogany obsidian! 

 

Thank you!

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Re: Can anyone identify this stone?


@LindaSal wrote:

I like to try and guess at gemstones.  I have no idea what this one is though, it's not attractive in the photo, wish I could see it in person.


It's a poor photo for sure. Very pretty in person and very large!

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Re: Can anyone identify this stone?

 

@gardensla I think you posted the back of the pendant, if that was lettering on the right side of the pendant.  So maybe you are just showing us the backing.  What is on the reverse side?  If nothing, maybe the stone fell off and you are just showing us the backing that was glued to the frame.

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Re: Can anyone identify this stone?

Send a photo to Jay King to look at.