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Agate (Var: Eye Agate)


Agate (Var: Eye Agate)
minID: TPW-TDC

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Locality: Brazil

Note: The mineral species Eye Agate is not listed in our database for this locality. This specimen may be misidentified or the mindat list of minerals at this locality may be incomplete.

Dimensions: 5.7 cm x 5 cm x 1.9 cm

A sharp, dramatic "bulls-eye" agate, highly sought-after by collectors (particularly in these days of stratospherically-climbing prices for fine agates, launched perhaps by Dave Wilber''s "legitimization" of collecting them). ex Swoboda collection 5.7 x 5.0 x 1.9cm

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Photo added: 31st Mar 2006

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