Agate is an ornamental stone. It is a kind of chalcedony and a member of the quartz group. This is the mineral with striped structure and inclusions. This makes agates extremely beautiful and distinguishes from other stones.
There are numerous types of agate. They are mined all around the world. Therefore, the cost of this mineral is quite affordable. However, the reason for its popularity isn’t at a reasonable price. The fact is that it is believed that the stone has healing and magical properties.