Iris agate

Iris agate

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Credit: NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM, LONDON/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Iris agate. Iris agates are those agates that have sufficiently fine bands or crystal structure to act as a diffraction grating, breaking light into its component colours. Specimen from Rancho Coyamito, Chihuahua, Mexico.

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