Agate Stalactite (8642)
Size: 2 x 2 x 0.5 cm
Weight: 5 g
Product Type: One of a kind
Agate is a cryptocrystalline variety of silica, made up of mostly chalcedony. It has a very fine grain, and often has a banded appearance. It was named by a Greek philosopher, who discovered it in what is now Sicily. Banded Agate gets its name from the distinct banding patterns found in this variety of Agate.Stalactites forms as water with calcium carbonate drips from the roof of caves.Over a period of time as the dripping continues, layers of calcite are deposited in rings and eventually settle on top of each other creating the Stalactites.
This Agate Stalactite shows off some incredible inner crystallization in pale angelic blues and whites. The crystal has a stunning sea green band on the outer edge.The piece is almost shaped heart like making it very unique. This piece could easily be turned into a pendant or used as decoration.
Agates are thought to be grounding, stabilizing stones that are ideal for emotional, physical and mental balance. They are thought to improve concentration, acceptance of self, and letting go of internalized anger. Agates take you through the layers of yourself, and help you to learn more about who you are, letting go of blockages, and discovering what paths you should be exploring.
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