6.09CT~BRILIANT 5/5 WELO OPAL CAB~PERFECT HONEYCOMB

Item Information

Dimensions (mm) 16 x 13 x 6.5mm
Weight (carats) 6.09 carats
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DESCRIPTION: High quality Ethiopian Welo crystal opal cabochon.

TYPE:  Ethiopian Welo Opal(Brilliant)

COMMENT: Saturated play-of-color in a perfect honeycomb pattern. This opal also has an enclusion that might be a geologists dream come true. I have never seen organic matter like this in any opal, it looks to either be a fine leaf structure or possibly a delicate insect wing structure. Some of the original inclusion was removed through the previous polishing, what remains is very thought provoking. A collectors opal and a real stunner in pattern and play-of-color.

High quality, well cut commercial Welo opals,hand selected. Natural and untreated. I use special full spectrum lights to closely reflect full sunlight color and brightness in the pictures and video.

In my listings, “BRILLIANT” is a 5/5 brightness indoors and outside in direct sunlight. “VERY BRIGHT” is 4.5/5 indoors and 5/5 outside. “BRIGHT” is 4/5 indoors and 5/5 outside. “AVERAGE BRIGHTNESS” is 3.5 indoors and 4+ outside.

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Bid Increment $1.00
Starting Bid $974.00
Auction ID 551934
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Starts 10th Nov 2017 10:25pm PST
Ends 13th Nov 2017 9:52pm PST

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