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    Agate Pair
    Xuanhua District
    Zhangjiakou, Hebei
    China

    While cut from a single nodule, the two sections of this polished Agate pair are uneven with the split of mass of the two rocky forms being more like one-third, two-thirds proposition. The exterior of the two, especially when put together, looks like a lightly colored avocado. Of course, it is the interior "window" faces with lots of concentric banding, pastel colors and deep crystalline cavities that make the rare and seldom seen examples so collectible. This is one special pairing. The exterior end of the smaller section has been truncated, but the balance of the exterior and the polished faces are in very superb condition.
    Measurements: 2.76 x 2.20 x 2.19 inches (7.00 x 5.60 x 5.55 cm)


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2021
    2nd Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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