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DENDRITIC AGATE

DENDRITIC AGATE

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Tumbled 3e Dendritic Agate

Product no.: 1D.AGT.3e

Measures approx: 35 X 28 X 22mm.
Weight: 45gr.approx.
Also known as agate tree.
The photo is a random sample.

3.00 / unit(s) *
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ADT028.1SM

Product no.: ADT028.1SM
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ADT036A.1SM

Product no.: ADT036A.1SM
36.00 *
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DENDRITIC AGATE
ETYMOLOGYThe "agate" name comes from the river Achates (Dirillo currently located south of Sicily, Italy), where Plinio found the first agates. MOSS: For its moss-like inclusions.
 
CRYSTAL SYSTEM : Trigonal.
 
PRINCIPLE OF FORMATION: Primary.
 
MINERAL CLASS: Oxide, quartz group.
 
CHEMICAL FORMULA, MINERAL ELEMENTS: SiO2.
 
HARDNESS: 7 in the Mohs scale.
 
FIELDSAustralia, India, United States.
 
 
MINERALOGY: It belongs to the family of chalcedony, from dense solutions of silicic acid in which iron silicate solutions without intermixing infiltrate. Thus, a Chalcedony containing inclusions moss green threadlike and fluted forms.


MYTHOLOGY: Because of its plant-like appearance is said to reinforce the love of nature, the ancient farmers used it for improved crops. Midwives moss agate used since they believed that glass is a hometown and helped in its work by reducing labor pain and ensuring a smooth delivery.


PROPERTIES: It is said that releases of spiritual "chains", brings inspiration and allows always start over again, mentally releases the pressure and stress, stimulating confidence and hope, mentally stimulates communication skills and active mind. It is a stone of wealth that attracts abundance, improves self-esteem, fear free and helps develop the ability to get along with others. It is a stone to get rid of depression as moss agate brings optimism.

 
CHAKRAS: Sacral, sar plexus.
 
ZODIAC SIGN: Virgo.
 
USES: Jewelery.