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The origin of the agate-nodules the agate-collectors can find in ancient gravel-beds of the river Elbe in Saxonia is in the “Bohemian Paradise” in north-eastern Tschechia.

They still show their characteristics - even if edge smoothening and erosion changed their habits.

Characteristcs are typical pseudomorphs, formation of several centers in one nodule ( caused by deformation ) and secondary colorization.

more informations about this locality in german