Framed Agate Slices
Said to strengthen the bodies connection to the earth and know to reduce stress and anxiety, these top grade, agate slices in neutral greys and earth tones give a beautiful grounded energy to any room in the home.
Each specimen is showcased in a beautiful pine frame which can be left in its natural form or is suitable for painting, so it can be personalised with your own design to give a unique look. A metal hook on the back of the frame makes for easy and secure wall hanging if desired.
Please note that each slice is unique and different and differ from the ones showed in the images
Facts and History
Properties & Healing
The term agate refers to translucent chalcedony which displays colourful curved banding or layers. Silica-rich circulating ground waters fill a cavity in a host rock and registers 7 in hardness on the Mohs scale. Agate has been used as for back as 20000 BC to 16000 BC. Stone Age men of Europe used the gemstones, the Greeks crafted beads and jewellery from 400 BC, the Persians thought agate would prevent storms and The Sumerians used agates to make jewellery as well as seals. When polished it presents a glass-like lustre and often tiny quartz crystals form within the stone and add to the beauty and uniqueness of individual stones. These crystals are called druzy.