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Agate and Micromosaic Box
- This agate box is distinguished by an intricately crafted micromosaic medallion
- The micromosaic depicts St. Peter's Square in Rome
- Agate is beloved for its rich coloration and natural striped patterns
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Agate is a beautiful, precious mineral that. . .
Agate is a beautiful, precious mineral that has been utilized for centuries in the decorative arts. It received its name from the Ancient Greek philosopher and naturalist Theophrastus, who found the gemstone on the banks of the Acate River in modern-day Sicily. In ancient times, agate was greatly valued as a talisman or amulet, and it has long been beloved by royalty.
4" wide x 2 5/8" deep x 2 3/8" high