Obsidian Photos                      
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Translucent Gemstones

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Roger Weller, geology instructor                       

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snowflake obsidian


Obsidian
last edited:  11/15/17    number of photos:  5 
Obsidian is volcanic glass.
hardness: 5 to 5.5 

                                                                                                                   

cabochons
snowflake obsidian:  A
golden sheen obsidian: A

tumble polished
Apache tears:  A  B

 

polished egg
obsidian egg:  A

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