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What is this?

Postby bradyfl » Mar 19, 2014 8:41 pm

I do not know much about the subject so I figured someone in here would. I found this about 30' away from a cave entrance in Florida, I hit it with my foot and knocked it over. It was by dumb luck I found it.
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Re: What is this?

Postby captnemo » Mar 19, 2014 11:46 pm

Looks like a chunk of crystalline calcite- try a bit in acid and it'll fizz if it is.
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Re: What is this?

Postby Larry E. Matthews » Mar 28, 2014 9:41 pm

Oh..........very pretty !!! Yes, it does look like calcite crystals.

Might be a part of a cave formation that somebody brought out of the cave and left there.

Or maybe it was where part of the cave used to be and has collapsed or eroded away.
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