Phenomenal opal. Sublime colours. Outstanding finish. Pure beauty in gemstone. In awe. Thank You
|Dimensions (mm)||20 x 12 x 4mm|
|Weight (carats)||7.2 carats|
MASTERCUT WELLO CRYSTAL GEM OPAL
ALL PHOTOS WERE TAKEN UNDER ARTIFICIAL LIGHT
READY FOR SETTING OR RESELLING
MUCH MORE IMPRESSIVE THAN THE PHOTOS REVEAL
WILL CREATE AN IMPRESSIVE PIECE OF JEWELLERY
ALL SURFACES ARE HIGHLY POLISHED TO AN EXACTING, UNCOMPROMISING DEGREE
In Ethiopian Welo opal there are two quite special types of stones, known variously as an opal with a “phantom” and an opal with a “ghost”. An opal with a ghost is a finished stone that has a significant central region of color, usually golden or misty white in appearance, with the balance of the stone containing excellent fire. An opal with a phantom is a finished stone those center is marked by a water-clear region that extends outward to the edge of the stone, the fire increasing significantly toward the outer edges of the stone. The unusual stone offered here is a partial phantom. As I cut this stunning stone, I discovered that one edge of it had an amount of sand and matrix that extended into the outer edge’s fire and into the water-clear area. As a result, the finished stone, after removal of the intrusive sand, produced a half circle that has the attributes of a phantom, except that half the phantom had been removed along with the intrusive sand. Note the attached photos. The outer perimeter of the stone contains delightful bright patches of color. Also note that the water-clear interior area also contains sprinkles of fire that are revealed in differing light conditions. I wish that you could see this unique opal in person as the photos just can’t quite capture the overall quality and beauty inherent in this magnificent gem. If the unusual, the rare and exceptional appeal to you, please consider this amazing treasure from the earth.
NOTE : THIS GEM WAS MASTERCUT AND POLISHED IN THE U.S.A BY GAIL CLARK.
THIS GEM IS LOCATED IN MY PARTNERS OFFICE IN THE U.S AND WILL BE SHIPPED FROM THE U.S AND A TRACKING NUMBER WILL BE PROVIDED ON DAY OF SHIPMENT. PLEASE NOTE THAT RETURNS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED ON THIS HIGH END GEM SO PLEASE CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR PICTURES PRIOR TO BIDDING.
HERE ARE A FEW AUCTION NUMBERS OF GAIL CLARK’S MASTERCUT OPAL GEMS THAT HAVE BEEN SOLD AND POSITIVE FEEDBACK RECEIVED, 326471, 383058,481118, 383054, 350492, 326932, 344936, 344918, 369650, 383057, 344928, 337132, 375200, 326321, 332640, 337130, 361182,413576,369972, 579435,497714,413574 SO BID & BUY WITH CONFIDENCE.
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001 TO 100 grams = $8.00
100 TO 200 grams = $9.50
200 TO 500 grams = $14.00
500 TO 1000grams = $22.00
1000 TO 2000gram = $44.00
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Highest quality Welo opal. Exquisite. Beautiful bright colours and patterns - absolutely stunning! Thank you, it is perfectly brilliant!
|Starts||21st Mar 2017 9:18am PDT|
|Registered Shipping||$8.00||25 Days|
|Standard Shipping||$8.00||21 Days|
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