|Dimensions (mm)||42 x 22 x 8mm|
|Weight (carats)||49 carats|
BOULDER PIPE ROUGH "QUARTZ'
This is a natural untreated rough pipe specimen from the Quartz mine in Queensland that was mined over 30 years ago.This is opal that has formed in the biscut [sandstone] band.There will be some faults in the stone due to its age .You can cut it as a specimen or it can be cut up for inlay or doublets
I dont believe any more mining has been done in this area so it will make a interesting stone.
Weight 49.35 cts app
Size 42 x 22 x 8 mm app
PIPE OPAL -Is crystal opal from unique pipe like structers.The pipes may be several centimeters in diamiter and can be hollow or opal filled.They can be found in knotted masses.There formation is possibly joint controlled or they may be from zones high permeability with in the sand stone that acted as a channel for water flow.
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