Overview

agate


Related Overviews

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Science and Mathematics

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A hard gemstone used in the construction of spatula blades. They are used for mixing tooth-coloured materials because of their resistance to abrasion and their ability not to cause discoloration of the material, unlike some metallic spatulas.

Subjects: Art — Science and Mathematics.


Reference entries

See all related reference entries in Oxford Index »


Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.