White Plume Agate Polished Stone Slab 4 inch Rock Mineral Oregon #O4

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White Plume Agate Stone Polished Slab Rock

This Stinking Water Plume Agate slab is polished on one side, left natural rough around the edges.

It has several natural small surface pits and fracture lines.

It is translucent in the middle with white plumes.

It is 4 inches by not quite 2.25 inches and 1/4 of an inch thick. It could be recut.

Stinking Water Plume aka White Plume Agate is found near the Stinking Water creek, in eastern Oregon. This area, east of Burns, is quite famous for great rockhounding.

It has white to yellowish plumes in a milky white nearly transparent agate.

This slab is polished on one side, left natural rough around the edges. It has several natural small surface pits and fracture lines. It is translucent in the middle with white plumes.

Agate is a member of the chalcedony family, or a microcrystalline quartz, and it has a hardness of about 7 on the Moh's scale. The name is derived from its occurrence at the Achates River in southwestern Sicily. Plume Agate gets its name from the beautiful plume like shaped inclusions.

Metaphysical properties of Plume Agate: In general Agate cabochons are said to be stabilizing and strengthening. They improve memory and increase energy.