Agate is a cryptocrystalline variety of silica and is composed of Chalcedony and Quartz. For thousands of years, Agate stones have been a popular gem material fashioned into gemstones. Agate is often used to make pendants, rings, earrings, and other jewelry pieces.
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Agate’s markings and unusual colours is the reason why it is so revered. For instance, Eye Agate has a brown or black colour with a white ring in the center. This white ring in the was believed to be the watchful eye of one’s guardian spirit and is thought to protect the wearer from evil.
Agate has a Mohs hardness rating of 6.5 to 7. It has a vitreous or glassy luster and has no cleavage. It forms a conchoidal fracture and sharp edges when broken.
Agate is said to have the ability to protect its wearer from harm and strengthen their spirit. It is believed to fight against insomnia and troubled sleep. It’s even thought to help in the treatment of skin irritations and ailments.
This beautiful stone can also bring abundance and unlock its user’s potential by boosting their confidence, leading them to achieve their goals.