Botswana Agate Polished Piece
This lovely piece of gray banded Botswana Agate is a natural rock that has one edge polished. It does show natural fracture lines. The polished face is 3 inches by 1.25 inches, and it is 2 inches thick.
Botswana Agate is a beautiful cryptocrystalline quartz stone. Agate is a form of chalcedony, usually banded and at least partly translucent. Botswana Agates are found as small white nodules in siliceous volcanic rocks. Rarely are these nodules found more than 3-4 inches in size.
Botswana Agate is named for its origin-near the town of Babanong in Botswana, Africa. Collecting and exporting is controlled by the government so this material is difficult to obtain.
Metaphysical Properties of Botswana Agate: Botswana Agate is said to help one release repressed emotions and heal. It is said to help with depression. Botswana Agate is soothing and helps promote creativity.
U.S. Shipping terms: Cabochons, rough rock poundage and all orders over $50 are shipped for FREE in the U.S. On all others I ship Priority Mail and charge actual shipping. I never charge more than $10.95 for combined shipping within the U.S.!
International Shipping terms: We offer Priority Mail at actual cost, including Flat Rate. Or we offer First Class (up to 4 pounds) which is the cheapest but is NOT tracked and can take 2-8 weeks for delivery. Customs, duties, taxes, etc. are the responsibility of the buyer.
Please note: Items are One of A Kind, due to the natural stone material there may be some small natural flaws. Major flaws will be listed. You will always receive the item pictured unless otherwise noted! Any questions??-please contact me.