Description

    AGATE
    Agate Creek
    Queensland
    Australia
    4 x 3.5 x 0.19 inches (10.16 x 8.89 x 0.5 cm)


    This fiery red-orange Agate slice, replete with interesting banding and hues of white, yellow, and green, is an excellent example of the cryptocrystalline variety of silica, chiefly chalcedony, characterized by its fineness of grain and brightness of color which is certainly exhibited with this fine specimen. Measuring 4 inches (10.16 cm) across, this piece from the exotic locality of Agate Creek in Queensland, Australia is captivating with its combination of colors and overall brilliance. This is definitely one fancy paperweight.


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    Auction Dates
    Jun-Jul, 2015
    25th-2nd Thursday-Thursday
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