High-Quality, Extra Large Agate for the Home
DECORATIVE + NATURAL + UNIQUE
The Agates offered in this special collection are approximately 10W by 10.5L inches and vary in color. Each agate is unique. If you have a specific color in mind please send us a private message with your order and we will work with you to select the XL Agate that you prefer.
Agate is a common rock formation, and its primary components consist of chalcedony and quartz. Agate is primarily formed within volcanic and metamorphic rocks. The ornamental use of agate can be dated to the Indus Valley Civilization in the 3rd millennium BCE.
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.
Why We Love This:
This mineral is perfect for display, especially with natural home decor and for anyone who is looking for a modern and sophisticated look.