These agate slices are drilled with a 3mm hole in one end and each slice is approximately 1/8 inch thick, approximately .5" to 1" wide, and approximately 1.5"-2.5" long. Each slice is dyed with a mineral-based dye to add the beautiful, enchanting color that you see in these slices.
Colors include pink, teal, green, blue, natural, and purple.
Various types of agate gemstones have been valued throughout history, all the way back to the Neolithic Era. It is believed these stones were originally used as amulets for healing. Agates were used as healing stones in Ancient Greek and Egyptian civilizations as well.
Agates have a deep connection to the Earth and home and come in a dazzling array of varieties, and they’re found in the collection of most rockhounds. They’re beautiful, readily found, and extremely durable.
For the agate collector, there’s a bewildering array of stones available. A comprehensive list is almost impossible, especially since some of the most stunning agates are only known by the name of their location.
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