Grape Agate is a relatively new find. Although the trade name is Grape Agate, these are actually Botryoidal Purple Chalcedony. Botryoidal means that round tiny sphere shaped crystals that have naturally formed together.
Chalcedony comes in every color of the rainbow & is often banded, layered, translucent & even druzy & is closely related to Agates, Carnelian and Quartzes.
This piece would look fantasic in a collection, especially under good lighting to show off its unique greenish blue aera! But no matter what you do or where you put this grape agate it will look beautiful!
It is used to balance the energy of your body, mind, emotions & spirit. It greatly encourages benevolence & good will & is a stone that inspires brotherhood & cooperation. It alleviates hostility, irritability & melancholy & enhances generosity, responsiveness & receptivity. It’s a great stone to increase mental stability.
Weight: 10 oz
Size: 4 1/2" x 2" x 3"