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Old 2021-02-07, 1:03pm
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Hey, I got a bag of fruit that looks like sand. It looks scooped right off the beach. I put it on a small black bead and it reduces like silver glass, irridized. I have had it for a good fifteen years. I don't know where I got it, sure don't know what it is. Not iris gold, it's sand??
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Old 2021-02-08, 11:37am
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It's probably 96COE for glass blowers. I've got #0 to #2 sizes, and the #1 is the one that looks like beach sand. Useful in small amounts on the surface of 104COE beads.
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Old 2021-02-10, 8:05am
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Probably a small grind of raku.
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