• Jack Kallmeyer replied to the topic What caused this? in the forum What Is It? 1 year, 11 months ago

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    @geoff-ruonavarra  I don’t see any fossils myself.  It looks like a piece of man made terrazzo or something that was cut with a diamond saw.  A natural break would not be that smooth and parallel sided, especially since the smooth break goes through all the clasts with no unevenness.  That’s my opinion.

  • Victor Perez replied to the topic Having difficulty with this one. in the forum What Is It? 1 year, 11 months ago

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    Hi @geoff-ruonavarra, apologies for the slow response. I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but I don’t think this is a fossil. It appears to be a crystalline mineral, presumably quartz. I think the fractures within the crystal may give the impression that there is something more there, but from these photos I don’t see any indication of there…[Read more]

  • Sadie Mills replied to the topic Having difficulty with this one. in the forum What Is It? 1 year, 11 months ago

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    Hi @geoff-ruonavarra,

    I showed your posts to several researchers here at the Florida Museum, but from the photos they could not make any identification determinations or provide a sense of commonality. Regarding 3D digitization, the best place to start would be your local university. They may be willing to work with you to scan your specimen.…[Read more]