Scotch pebbles

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Scotch pebbles varieties of agate and jasper
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Usage

In literature:

A great gilt cross, with a Scotch pebble like an acid drop, was her sole decoration.
"The Lock And Key Library" by Various
I always thought there was mischief in those cursed Scotch pebbles.
"Trial of Mary Blandy"
A great gilt cross, with a Scotch pebble like an acid drop, was her sole decoration.
"Masterpieces of Mystery" by Various
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