Agate is a cryptocrystalline variety of silica, made up of mostly chalcedony. It has a very fine grain, and often has a banded appearance. It was named by a Greek philosopher, who discovered it in what is now Sicily.
Since antiquity the Quartz family of crystals has been used for jewelry because of how durable it is, in fact its name is derived from the German word "Quarz" which traces its roots back to the Slavic word for hard.
The stones in this bracelet are an Agate that has been dyed pink, and beautifully clear Quartz crystals. This bracelet has a bright color that kids would love, and would make a great gift!
Agate is thought to be a very protective stone, particularly for children. It is traditionally thought to balance yin/yang energy and enhance creativity and strengthen intellect. It is believed that Clear Quartz can amplify energy, and the effect of other crystals. What a great combination for this bracelet!
Due to the nature of natural products, color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos listed. You will receive a bracelet similar to those in the listing.