# 52 CTS BOULDER OPAL ROUGH IRONSTONE

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Weight (carats) 52 carats
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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:

 

BOULDER OPAL IRONSTONE READY FOR CUT AND POLISH

 

52 CTS

 

33 X 25 X 8 MM

 

CODE AR1457

 

6 mm is 1/4 INCH

 

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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 ANDTHROUGH 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

 

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BUY A CUT AND POLISHED BLACK OPAL PLEASE CLICK� HERE

 

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK ANY QUESTIONS BELOW OR EMAIL ME AT AUSTRALIANROUGHOPAL@HOTMAIL.COM REGARDS PATRIK

 

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TO VIEW MORE ROUGH OPAL CLICK �HERE.

 

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Auction ID 187172
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Starts 15th Dec 2017 4:00pm PST
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