PRODUCT: You will receive the EXACT item as pictured MATERIAL: 925 Sterling Silver + Bonded Copper PATTERN: Vintage filigree pattern with Antique Polish PLACE OF ORIGIN: Vancouver, Canada MEASUREMENT: Shown Against the Scale TYPE OF CLASP: Lobster Clasp for the chains INCLUDED: FREE Venetian Snake Chain LENGTH (Inch): 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28 & 30 inches SHIPPING: Cost Specified at checkout WEIGHT: Varied STAMP / MARK: SARAH CONDITION: New COLOR: As pictured SHAPE: As shown PACKAGING: Fawn leather pouches + Polishing cloth + Hard cover boxes Banded Agate, also known as "Layered Agate" comes with a band like layers of microscopic Quartz crystals. It is formed from the deposition of layers of silica, in volcanic vesicles or other cavities. Layers and bands inside the stone are formed in stages and add to the beauty of this unique gemstone. Often called the “earth rainbow”, Banded Agate is a healing stone for body, mind and spirit. It can increase concentration, honesty and memory. Agate improves your energy and confidence. It gently shows you the truth of situations. This stone helps with emotional balance, offering courage, balance, endurance to body, mind, spirit. It smooths and stabilizes the aura and helps precision of inner sight. Agate helps you to get in touch with your inner self. It transmutes dark emotions, such as jealousy, bitterness, and resentment, and promotes self-acceptance and forgiveness.