White Agate Point AGD

£12.50

A very unusual White Agate Point specimen with a unique random purple swirl. A definite one of a kind specimen for your collection.

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Description

A very unusual White Agate Point specimen that is almost quartz like but is actually white agate with a random purple swirl. A definite one of a kind specimen for your collection.

Made from silicon dioxide, it has a glassy (vitreous) lustre, and is often used to make brooches and pins. It can also resist acids and has been used to make mortars and pestles to press and combine chemicals.

Many Agates originate in cavities of molten rock, where gas bubbles trapped in solidifying lava are replaced with alkali and silica bearing solutions. Formed as a banded round nodule (like the rings of a tree trunk) and has bands of colours of bands – Riband Agate.

In Wales, agate is linked to who was the goddess of death and fertility. She is the queen of the west, of water and of the autumn season. Ceridwen is the creator of magic and the queen of witches.

This White Agate point Measures  height 76.54mm x 37.27mm long x 37.27mm wide and weighing 165 grams

For more information on Agates, see my post Here

All my crystals and stones are personally selected by me for their quality, shape, colour and the best quality for a good price. The Specimen you receive will be the exact one displayed in the picture. Because of the difference between digital platforms there may be a slight difference from the colour you see  to the actual stone.

Additional information

Weight165 g
Dimensions37.27 × 37.27 × 76.54 mm