Agate on a Wood Base
BEAUTIFUL + MAGNIFICIENT + DECORATIVE
These marvelous Extra Quality Agates are mounted on their own wood base, polished on one side, and come in various sizes and shapes. Agate is a common rock formation consisting of chalcedony and quartz as its primary components, with a wide variety of colors. Agates are primarily formed within volcanic and metamorphic rocks.
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 these: Add a touch of natural to your decor with one of these unique agate pieces!