Translucent silver wrapped agate, Brazilian origin brown stone jewelry. Natural Agate crystal, large oval shape pendant, a stunning variety of brown colors, with sterling silver 21 gauge square and half round wire wrapping, and with a silver plated 20″ x 1 mm snake chain necklace
stone size: 23 x 38 mm 44.50 ct.
Agate is named after the river Achates in Greece, where it was discovered and named by Theophrastus in ancient times, in about the 3rd to 4th centuries BC. There are many varieties of agate that can be found throughout the world, some which exhibit beautiful colors, banding, and quartz-lined cavities.
This is THE stone everyone should have for protection. This group of stones are variegated chalcedony. The agate is one of the oldest stones in recorded history.