These small hollow geodes are composed of various forms of quartz. The inner core is commonly the crystalline variety of quartz while the outer skin is made up of microcrystalline quartz or agate. Occurring in egg form, these geodes have been sliced in half, polished on the face, and coloured. These geodes, which originate in Brazil, are similar to the North American ïthunder eggsÍ.
Agate is also known as chalcedony quartz and comes in many colours and varieties. It is used to harmonize Yin and Yang, help build self-confidence, enhance mental function and strengthen the body/mind. Agate is a good protective energy stone, and also helps the body's connection to the earth. It is considered a good luck stone, and enhances creativity and stimulates the intellect.
No two pieces are alike. Each one will slightly vary in size, shape and colour. We carry sizes 0 through 3, the higher the number the larger the size - not all items are available in all sizes. If you have specific wishes about the general size of these treasures or how many to purchase to fill a display, it is recommended that you speak to your account manager.
For more information about our mineral and fossil items and our natural wood display, simply type MFD9 into the search field of our website. It covers everything from size options, merchandising and how to price these items.