. Can use some help to identify the rock I found. It's black on the outside and white or gray on the inside.
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I have found stones like this before from the Owyhee Desert in southwestern Idaho. Your rock appears to be quartzite with a black coating similar to desert varnish which typically consists of iron and manganese oxides.