Buy Ethiopian Opal Silver Rings Online At Wholesale Prices. Opal Auctions has all shapes and sizes of Ethiopian Rings for sale direct from manufactures and cutters
Ethiopian opal rings have only been available in last decade a s it wasn’t till 1990s that this opal field was discovered and has proved popular with offering value for money crystal opal rings.
These are also called Welo,Wello.Ethiopian crystal, chocolate fire Ethiopian ,Fire Ethiopian crystal opals
These stones have good cabochons a s the colour bars are thick and display brilliant sunset fire colours that complement the sterling silver ring settings
Another reason for their popularity is their unique patterns and the most popular ones are ,Honeycomb, Snake pattern.broadflash, Broad Pattern, Crystal Flashfire, Neon Flashfire Broad Flash Pattern, Crystal Flashfire, Snakeskin, Patchwork Rolling flash, Welo Patchwork, Mezeo Chocolate Welo, Broad flash Crystal Flashfire, flagstaff.
Please note that black Ethiopian opal rings are smoked so, they are natural and have to be offered a treated .Also note this opal is Hydrophane in that it absorbs moisture and this can affect the colour change from white to bright colours.
Chocolate Welo opal is natural and can make good ring with bright fire colours
Some rings are offered with bezel set stone and adjustable rings. This is due that bezel set stones cannot be resized but with this adjustment on bottom of ring ,it is easy to resize up or down one to two sizes
Most rings are sterling silver stamped hallmark 925 and some are Taxco silver rings made in mexico