What is a sardonyx stone?

Answer Sardonyx is a variety of chalcedony. Chalcedony is a type of quartz. Sardonyx has a banded or striped appearance and is found in India, Germany, Brazil and the United States. It is considered to be... Read More »

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What Is a Sardonyx Shell?

Sardonyx shell--not to be confused with the striped variety of Chalcedony, which is also known as sardonyx--is actually the shell of the giant sea snail, Cassis madagascariensis, otherwise known as... Read More »

What color is sardonyx?

Sardonyx can range in any color from green to red to black. What makes it unique are the bands of white, clear or reddish brown that wrap around the stone, making each one unique.References:AllTha... Read More »

What Is the Meaning of Sardonyx Agate?

The name sardonyx is of Greek origin. The word "sard" means reddish brown and onyx translates into "veined gem." Sardonyx is the anniversary stone for year seven in a marriage as well as the birt... Read More »

What is the difference between stone veneer&manufactured stone?

A stone veneer is a thin layer of stone placed over another material to give the whole surface the look of being stone. Manufactured stone is a material made from concrete that imitates real stone.... Read More »