|Note:||Dendritic Agate is a form of Chalcedony Quartz in which the included dendrites form a landscape-like image. The scenes are usually in tones of black, brown and red. Fine scenic Agates can be very valuable and are highly prized by jewelers and collectors. This gem was carefully hand crafted and polished to display the best possible scene. |
The best dendritic Agates are mined in the northern part of India. Sometimes the patterns form landscapes, where one can imagine rivers, lakes or marshes, fields or forests, clouds etc. Agate is a member of the Chalcedony Family. Agate has been a prized gem since antiquity. Agate comes in many colors and types. Dendritic Agate has black inclusions. Some Agate are banded. The Agate is associated with the Moon and the planet Mercury. Its different colors were believed to have magical powers.
Beautifully hand crafted and polished to display the best possible scenes. Considered by collectors to be the Worlds Finest Dendritic Agates!
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