Agate comes in a variety of colors. The beads have been stressed to create cracks. They are referred to as Dragon Veins. The center Druzy agate has tiny crystal formations in the center of the opening.
Agate increases security, self-confidence, hope, strength, soothing, provides possibility, grounding, the ability to see clearly, and balance. It is a good stone for artistic expression, it also alleviates depression.