# 2.80 CTS FIRE GREEN BLUE RUB GOOD SIZE OPAL DOUBLE SIDED

Item Information

Dimensions (mm) 12 x 11 x 3mm
Weight (carats) 2.8 carats
Colors
Type
  • Rough

THIS IS A NATURAL PIECE OR ROUGH OPAL FROM THE OPAL FIELDS OF AUSTRALIA

OPAL IS MINED FROM MINING TOWNS LIKE LIGHTNING RIDGE, COOBER PEDY, WINTON, QUILPIE AND KOROIT

ROUGH OPAL CAN BE CUT INTO A GEMSTONE, OPAL BEAD, INLAY FOR JEWELLERY, OPAL TRIPLETS AND DOUBLETS, CARVINGS AND MUCH MORE

OPAL MINING IS EXTREMLY HARD WORK AND CAN BE DONE WITH A PICK HAND-SINK SHAFT AND SHOVAL TO LARGE TUNNELLING MACHINERY BLOWERS AND EXCAVATOR

DESCRIPTION:

DOUBLE SIDED BLACK OPAL RUB LOTS OF GREEN FIRE DIFFERENT SHADES IN THIS PIECE READY FOR CUTTING

2.80 CTS

12 X 11 X 3 MM

CODE AR1040

6 mm is 1/4 INCH

 

PICTURE OF THIS OPAL IS TAKEN WET SO YOU CAN SEE THE FIRE HOW IT WILL CUT AND POLISH.

YOU WILL ENJOY CUTTING THIS ROUGH OPAL

WHAT IS OPAL??

OPAL FROM THE GREEK WORD OPALLOS MEANING TO SEE CHANGE OF COLOUR IS A FORMATION OF NON CRYSTALLINE SILICA GEL MILLIONS OF YEARS AGO THIS GEL SEEPED INTO CREVICES AND CRACKS IN THE SEDIMENTARY STRATE. THROUGH EONS OF TIME AND THROUGH NATURES HEATING AND MOULDING PROCESSES THIS GEL HARDENED AND CAN BE FOUND IN THE FORMS OF OPAL.

OPAL SETS APART FROM OTHER GEMSTONES BECAUSE OF ITS UNIQUE APPERANCE

NO TWO OPALS ARE THE SAME

 

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK ANY QUESTIONS BELOW.

*** CHECK MY FEEDBACK OF PREVOUS HAPPY CUSTOMERS ***

***** ONLY SERIOUS BIDDERS PLEASE. *****

 

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$29.00 USD

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Auction ID 20222
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Starts 5th Jan 2006 12:40pm PST

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