Apache Flame Agate was discovered in the 50's in Mexico and has long since been played out. This material is very hard to come by and when you do it can be quite expensive. It is excellent material, hard with wonderful patterns and takes a perfect polish. Many cabs below would be considered collectors specimens however what jewelry they would make. Be sure to take note of the sizes on a couple of these very large cabs.

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Apache flame agate 307  :  The other stone out of the cuts that I would rate tops.  Pattern , size, cut, polish and then that contrasting White center running down.  This might be the one I keep. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_307

CAB 307

Apache flame agate 311  :  WOW, a big cab and this is one of the best.  This has the ribbon down the center that reminds me of the old marble swirls.  Tons of color and pattern.  Definately headed for a specimen drawer, doesn't get much better than this. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_311

CAB 311

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Apache flame agate 319  :  Another collector cab.  This very large cab has a mirror polish and A beautiful floater in the center. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_319

CAB 319

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Apache flame agate 310  :  A great cab especially with the line of Red dendrites turning to Black down the center.  Lots of pattern and color! #gallery Apache_flame_agate_310

CAB 310

Apache flame agate 318  :  This is a cool cab, the center White, Yellow and Orange area resembles a Crab Claw (look at it sideways). #gallery Apache_flame_agate_318

CAB 318

Apache flame agate 320  :  Another cab that I just had to keep out of my share of the cuttings.  This beautiful cab looks like a bird if you rotate this clockwise.  The center White band also shows very well in this cab. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_320

CAB 320

Apache flame agate 308  :  Another stone that had a great pattern which made it easy deciding on shape.  This material is a treat to cut! #gallery Apache_flame_agate_308

CAB 308

Apache flame agate 317  :  This large cab shows the classic water clear and Yellow/Orange swirls but also has Plumes running all thru the Yellow area at the base #gallery Apache_flame_agate_317

CAB 317

Apache Flame Agate 321  :  A large gemmy Apache Flame in Reds.  This is a very showy Cab. #gallery Apache_Flame_Agate_321

CAB 321

Apache Flame Agate 304  :  A great Apache Flame Aggate with the tip what looks like a psuedomorph inside that really shows off the depth in this material. #gallery Apache_Flame_Agate_304

CAB 304

Apache flame agate 313  :  Very elegant cab!  This has a lot of color and the cut accentuates it.  A mirror polish on this and definately a collectors piece. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_313

CAB 313

Apache flame agate 312  :  Lots of action in this cab with Apache colors and the very pretty White floating section in the with Yellow center and Red dendrites floating on it. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_312

CAB 312

Apache flame agate 316  :  A nice cab for a pendant this cab features the classic colors of the Apache and has a dynamite pattern. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_316

CAB 316

Apache flame agate 314  :  This is a very pretty stone with a racing stripe of the Apache colors running dow the center. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_314

CAB 314

Apache flame agate 315  :  A nice cab for a larger pendant this cab features the classic colors of the Apache and has a dynamite pattern. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_315

CAB 315

Apache flame agate 305  :  Even the trimmings on the Apache are great.  So much pattern in Apache it all gets used.  A small stone very suitable for a pendant. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_305

CAB 305

Apache Flame Agate 325 : #gallery Apache_Flame_Agate_325

CAB 325

Apache flame agate 306  :  One of the smaller pieces I cut from the slabs.  This one is perfect for an Autumn pendant or bracelet #gallery Apache_flame_agate_306

CAB 306

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Apache flame agate 309  :  This cab could not have made better use of that pattern and cut!  Just an extremely beautiful stone. #gallery Apache_flame_agate_309

CAB 309

Coyamito Agate 214  :  A small tear drop of Coyamito Agate That captured that remind me of a roiling fire.  I can see this in a necklace so easilly. #gallery Apache_Flame_Agate_214

CAB 214

Apache Flame Agate 1283  :  description #gallery Apache_Flame_Agate_1283-a

CAB 1283

Apache Flame Agate 1726 : Another collectors Apache Flame.  Material is so traslucent that it is hard to focus on the cab.  Glass finish. #gallery Apache_Flame_Agate_1726

CAB 1726

Apache Flame Agate 1725 : A very big collectors cab of Apache Flame. This cab has a white area filled with fine red dots. Proportions in this pattern are perfect. #gallery Apache_Flame_Agate_1725-a

CAB 1725

Apache Flame Agate 1724 : A Collectors large cab of this rare material.  Classic colors and a mirror finish. #gallery Apache_Flame_Agate_1724-a

CAB 1724

Traded Apache Flame Agate 1190T  :  description #gallery Traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_1190T

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Traded Apache Flame Agate 1286T  :  description #gallery Traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_1286T

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Traded Apache Flame Agate 337T  :  description #gallery Traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_337T

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Traded Apache Flame Agate 336T  :  description #gallery Traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_336T

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Traded Apache Flame Agate 335T  :  description #gallery Traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_335T

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Traded Apache Flame Agate 334T  :  description #gallery Traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_334T

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Traded Apache Flame Agate 333T  :  description #gallery Traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_333T

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Traded Apache Flame Agate 332T  :  description #gallery Traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_332T

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traded Apache Flame Agate 331T  :  An unusual piece of Apache with an almost solid Orange Red color. #gallery traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_331T

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traded Apache Flame Agate 330T  :  As I was cutting this stone I knew I would not be able to keep it.  The size, the tube, the gemmy agate and those ribbons!  I knew it would not be mine come split time. #gallery traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_330T

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traded Apache Flame Agate 329T  :  A classic Apache Agate cab both gemmy and colorful. #gallery traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_329T

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traded Apache Flame Agate 328T #gallery traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_328T

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traded Apache Flame Agate 327T #gallery traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_327T

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traded Apache Flame Agate 326T #gallery traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_326T

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traded Apache Flame Agate 324T #gallery traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_324T

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traded Apache Flame Agate 323T #gallery traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_323T

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traded Apache Flame Agate 322T #gallery traded_Apache_Flame_Agate_322T

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