Agate slice nice colours
Beautiful polished agate slice
What is agate?
Agate is a variety of quartz and a sub-variety of chalcedony, it can be both cloudy and translucent. The colorful, striped stones are seen as gemstone.
Agate traditionally worn as a lucky stone, or to cure. There were also consumer items like buttons made of agate.
Effect of agate
Agate has a therapeutic effect, such as protection during pregnancy, headaches, skin disorders, and balance disorders. Agate is also a grounding, stabilizing and protective stone. The inner peace is promoted for a calm and dispassionate attitude.
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