Beautiful Lake Superior Agates - found on both north (MN) and south (WI) shores of Lake Superior. - Agates are semi precious stones so common on Lake Superior beaches no one pays much attention.

[traditional birth stone] The MN State gem: Beautiful Lake Superior Agates - found on both north (MN) and south (WI) shores of Lake Superior. - Agates are semi precious stones so common on Lake Superior beaches no one pays much attention.

How to Recognize Rough Agate

Anyone who has been on an agate-hunting excursion knows that you rarely come across specimens that resemble agates found in museums, gift shops, or jewelry. The characteristic banding and speckles of .

Agate - Agate is one of the world’s most common stones, but don’t let its common occurrence lead you to believe it is anything less than special!  This little gem is found all over the world.  The main areas include Africa, Asia, Brazil, Egypt, Germany, India, Italy, Mexico, Nepal, and the USA.  The name Agate comes from the river Achetes in Sicily, where it was first noted in ancient times.  Agates have been discovered with Neolithic artifacts and were used before 3000 BC.  No doubt, it is…

Agate - Agate is one of the world’s most common stones, but don’t let its common…

Our newest Lake Superior agate! Mark bought me this agate after days of hearing me say how much I loved it:) Mark also gave me an amazing laker covered with eyes for X-Mas... I'll be photographing and posting it soon.

Our newest Lake Superior agate! Mark bought me this agate after days of hearing me say how much I loved it:) Mark also gave me an amazing laker covered with eyes for X-Mas. I'll be photographing and posting it soon.

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lake superior agate What is an Agate? Agates are semi-precious gemstones that are a variegated form of chalcedony (pronounced kal-sed&

Lake Superior Agate another eye agate. Never polish agates they are worth more in the raw

Lake Superior Agate another eye agate. Never polish agates they are worth more in the raw Clearly, I need to go camping up north this summer.

Crazy lace agate

Cabochon cut from top quality old stock Mexican crazy lace agate.

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