Lake Superior Agates

Rough Stones to Beautiful Jewelry

Rough Lake Superior Agates We can use your stones or ours for polishing specimens or jewelry fabrication projects. Turn your beach finds into a real treasure. We work with 14k gold and sterling silver.

 

Slabbing the Agate Preliminary slabbing of the Lake Superior agate to determine the pattern that will be used for the selected project.

 

Polishing the Agate The agate is glued to a dop stick to facilitate the grinding and polishing on a diamond grinding unit.

 

Polished CabachonFinished example of a cabochon, ready to be set into jewelry.

 

Soldering the Benzel Soldering a sterling silver bezel.

 

Agate BraceletA completed sterling silver butterfly Lake Superior agate bracelet.