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A variety of Agate

A variety of Agate consisting of Jasper veined with Chalcedony.

Classification of Agate-Jasper

Chemical Properties of Agate-Jasper

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Localities for Agate-Jasper

This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.
(TL) indicates type locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
  • Catamarca
    • Andalgalá Department
Raúl Jorge Tauber Larry
  • Sardinia
    • Oristano Province
- Conti-Vecchi, G. & Stara, P.(1991): Minerali della Sardegna, Della Torre Edizioni, Cagliari, 276 pp.
  • Arizona
    • La Paz Co.
Zeitner, J. C. 1964 Treasures of the Desert: Lapidary Journal, v. 17, no. 11, p. 1082-1089.
  • California
    • Imperial Co.
      • Chocolate Mts
        • Paymaster District
Strong, M. F. 1971a Desert Gem Trails. A Field Guide to the Gems and Minerals of the Mojave and Colorado Deserts: Second Revised Edition, Gem Guides Book Co., Baldwin Park, CA, 80 p.
    • Kern Co.
      • El Paso Mts
        • El Paso Mountains District
          • Goler Heights
Troxel, Bennie Wyatt & P.K. Morton (1962), Mines and mineral resources of Kern County, California: California Division Mines & Geology County Report No. 1, 370 pp.: 91-92; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 346.
    • San Bernardino Co.
      • Cady Mts
        • Afton
Chapman, E. W. 1937 Barstow desert localities described: The Mineralogist, v. 5, no. 1, p. 9-10, 111-114. Barstow Syncline, Rosamond Section in Antelope Valley and Red Rock Canyon, Upper Mio-L.Plio. Coral chalcedony, Afton Canyon, Myrickite, Opal Mt E of Hinkley, CA, Pb Pipe Spr, Black Canyon
Robert C. Beste, PG (2005) A Location Guide for Rock Hounds in the United States. 3rd ed. Hobbit Press, St. Louis. 149p.
    • San Luis Obispo Co.
      • Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range)
        • Cambria-Oceanic District
          • Cambria
Joseph Freillich photo
    • Santa Barbara Co.
      • Las Cruces
  • Georgia
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
  • New Mexico
    • Sierra Co.
The Mineralogist, v. 9, no. 6, p. 222
  • North Dakota
Jay Ellis Ransom,1974,Gems and Minerals of America
  • Oklahoma
Jay Ellis Ransom,1974,Gems and Minerals of America
  • Oregon
    • Wasco Co.
Oregon Agate and Mineral Society (Map, 1971)
  • Rhode Island
    • Providence Co.
      • Cumberland
Kunz,1892: Gems & Precious Stones of N. America, p.133.; Rocks & Minerals (1986) 61:264-275
  • South Dakota
Jay Ellis Ransom,1974, Gems and Minerals of America
  • Utah
Lapidary Journal 31:179.
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