Faceted Opals are cut by professionals who use the same equipment as diamond cutters. The most popular faceted opals are crystal opals, as cutting helps refect their colours.
Opals suitable for faceting are hard to find, but a few are found in the crystal opal fields of Lightning Ridge, Coober Pedy, and, more recently, Ethiopia and Mexico.
These opals are perfect for rings, pendants, bracelets and other jewelery, you can find more gems at www.opalauctions.com
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