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RARE TYPE OF AGATE

Location: Isle of Mull, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, UK

Dimensions approx.: 56x30x22 mm

Weight: 60 grams

Polished slice

Mull agates are generally rather small, ranging from about 30 to 50mm in most cases, although larger examples do occur. A large majority comprises clear and banded chalcedony, and these frequently possess the most exquisite patterns. The agates found here are usually uncracked and show no colour apart from some with a pale honey tint. The monochrome banding is tight and beautiful but some agates show very intricate and unusual patterns that are unique among Scottish agates. These agates possess unusual whorly and wave patterning.

Whorled Scottish Agate Mull AG01122

SKU: AG01122
£40.00Price
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