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« on: November 17, 2018, 08:57:14 pm »

Since rhodonite has been the hot topic on the forum lately, here is a 2" cab finished today.

Thought twice about cabbing this with what looks like fractures because they stand out so much.  But they were nicely healed so gave it a whirl. Still not sure I like it.



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« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2018, 10:01:41 pm »

I think it looks good Tao!
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« Reply #2 on: November 18, 2018, 03:53:17 am »

Nice one George!
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« Reply #3 on: November 18, 2018, 07:46:09 am »

Don't think you will have a problem selling it, someone will know what to do to incorporate it with something and make a wonderful bracelet or necklace or something.  Good job!
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« Reply #4 on: November 19, 2018, 12:01:30 pm »

I feel the same way about healed fractures or just natural lines in stones. They bother me. I tend to cut them out, but there are some who like them as natural features of the stone and seem to actively seek out material with those features.
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