Polished Brazilian Agate for Display


Polished Brazilian agate  for display. Cut and polished in my workshop. Colors are caramel brown, yellow and white with a nice waterline formation. (straight line formation in the stone.). Brazil is the home of the largest agate deposit in the world. Most of them are in the southern part. They mine them in the decomposed volcanic ash from millions of years ago. Brazilian agate is known for its hardness  and colorful banding and  mirror polish. A very nice specimen.  Width 3″. Weight 6.2 oz.  (P)