Agate is characterized by the bright and varied colors. Agate is often found in volcanic rock formations. The stone has been known since the 4th century BC, with colorful varieties having been found in Sicily over 3,000 years ago.
We have a great selection of varying colors, sizes and shapes of agate gemstone beads and agate pendants, so be sure to browse them all. You will find everything you need to create your next agate necklace, bracelet or earring design.
SmartBeadShopping™ Tip: When cut transversely, agate exhibits sets of parallel lines. See our banded agate items below for examples of this (also called riband agate or striped agate).