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CUSTOMER AGATE FINDS - Lake Superior Agate Close Up Photos

February 2015

With winter the museum is not open so I do not have any current customer agate finds. So for this month’s update I searched through my supply of close up photos of Lake Superior agates. Some of these pictures I took using either my USB microscope camera or my Nikon. Some are also cropped pictures from my agate book, Agates Inside Out. These pictures were taken by Tom Shearer.

Alternating bands of microcrystalline and macrocrystalline quartz
Tight banding
Tubes and bands
Bands with iron oxide staining
Candy striper
Complex banding variation
Interesting angles
Lake Superior Michipicoten agate
Interesting banded pocket
Copper replacement agate
Shadow agate
Bands with iron oxide staining
Botryoidal formation
Museum Founder’s agate
Unusual tube agate
Tubes with fortification bands

 


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