Filaments in agate

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Filaments in agate

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These filaments are probably composed of an iron mineral..floating in solid, translucent silica. Sometimes called "moss". A curious form that most people don't associate with minerals.

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Re: Filaments in agate

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Very nice & interesting ! Any attempts with higher magnification ?
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Re: Filaments in agate

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Good idea Saul..there may be more to see here. I need to give it a try.
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Re: Filaments in agate

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Nice and interesting :) Your website is inspiring, nice work!
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Re: Filaments in agate

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Thanks Jurkovicovic, I appreciate it!
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