This is a very nice black opal that will add a beautiful accent to the piece I am designing. Thank you for the quick shipping!
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PAINTED LADY SPECIMEN
This is a natural specimen found in the Andamooka opal fields in South Australia.The area is known for its large quartz/sandstone boulders where the precious opal has field the voides.The rock is hit hard and the opal usually is found on both sides of the rock.This includes both sides of the specimen.The opal has a natural polish from being split like this.
Size To gether 320 X120X85 mm app
Weigh 16,500.00 cts app
Most painted ladys are found in Andamooka but some are also found in Coober pedy and in Allans rise.The name is meant to come from a old miner who thought beauty is only skin deep like a lady!!
Wow just got in today , its incredible to think this has been around for about 100 million yrs , just incredible and beautiful to say the least ...just beautiful!
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