Perfect purple crystals surrounded by beautiful banded agate, from Artigas, Uruguay. There are a couple of cracks, yes, but they are natural and this slice has not been glued! They don’t bother us, but the cracks may bother some, so we’ve reflected this in the price………
Dimensions: 4″ long x 2.85″ wide x .28″ thick
Weight: .19 lbs / 86.8 grams
In the northwest of Uruguay, about 50 km south of the city of Artigas, nestled in the basaltic subsoil, is located one of the most important agates and amethyst mining districts in the world.