This is a stunning Agate Geode which has been sliced very thin to reveal the beautiful and unique crystal growth inside. This piece comes with a custom made Tealight Candle display, designed so that the soothing candle light filters through the crystals unique swirls and patterns.
Agate is one of the most common materials used in the art of hard-stone carving, and has been recovered at a number of ancient sites, indicating its widespread use in the ancient world.
Agate is a crypto-crystalline variety of silica, chiefly chalcedony, characterized by its fineness of grain and brightness of color. Although agates may be found in various kinds of rock, they are classically associated with volcanic rocks and can be common in certain metamorphic rocks.
Agate Slices diameter: 130x100x5mm
Diameter with stand: 130x100x110mm