Books about opals are very popular with opal collectors. From modern opal books by Len Cram to Bush stories about the early days of opal mining.
Gemstone magazines have interesting stories about the opal fields, and many old opal books are considered collectible investments.
Many opal book tell stories from the old days.
When most of Australians opals went to England and contain pictures and vivid stories of characters on opal fields
Len cram had many series of Australian opals and his bounded Leather edition opal series are extremely well sort out by collectors.
Opals books for opals collectors include
The opal book printed 1961
Even Australians Metal and glass magazine always has interesting articles about opals
Determined Opal book by stephen Aracic
Many of Len cram books are aimed at education and introduction to opals including.
Beautiful Australian Opals.
A Beautiful souvenir of Lightning Ridge
Opals the Beautiful Gem of Passion
Len crams series of informative opal information include
A Journey with colour
and the Collectors editions of three leather bound books each with certificate
History white cliffs 1889-1999
History south Australia 1840-2005
History Lightning Ridge 1873-1003
Also offered is first opal book written in Chinese
Precious opal from Dubnil
Opal posters are educational especially the body tone and body brightness for black opals.
Other popular posters include
Pattern of Ethiopian Opals
Mining Black opal Knobby
Harlequin black opal pattern
Opal fossil posters
Gem black opals
Koroit and Yowah opals
Our opal literature section also includes novelty miners poster for opal ratters and Australian opal stamps made in 1995
All sellers on Opal Auctions must comply with our Verified Sellers program which ensures a high degree of industry knowledge, consistent refund policy and wholesale pricing.
The Opal Sheriff program allows our members to request an audit on any auction, which is completed by an independent gemologist who assesses the accuracy of the item description and pictures.