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Rarities Auction - Fine Hand Picked Opals For Auction

The Rarities Auction by Opal Auctions is a special online only auction dedicated to a hand picked selection of fine and rare Opals. This special stone auction will end within a 1 hour window where collectors and Opal lovers are encouraged to bid.

Next Rarities Auction - 4th May 2016 6:30 PM PDT

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To be part of the next Rarities Auction you need to register your interest by clicking the button below. The next Rarities Auction will feature a stunning Black Opal from Lighting Ridge, New South Wales, Australia. Also up for sale is a rare harlequin pattern Opal and a pair of inlay Opal earrings from renowned designer David Freeland Jnr.

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Lot 1 - 5.95cts Black Opal From Lightning Ridge

Rarities auction - lot 1 595cts Black Opal

Specifications

  • Size (mm): 13 x 11 x 6 mm
  • Weight(cts): 5.95cts
  • No Treatments - This is a natural Opal that has not been treated in anyway.
  • Body Tone (What is this?): 1
  • Brightness: B1
  • ESTIMATED PRICE: $13,000 - $19,000 USD

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Lot 2 - 15.80cts Boulder Opal

rarities auction by opal auctions - lot 2 1580cts boulder opal

Specifications

  • Size (mm): 24 x 19 x 4.5 mm
  • Weight(cts): 15.80cts
  • No Treatments - This is a natural Opal that has not been treated in anyway.
  • Brightness: B1
  • ESTIMATED PRICE: $1,900 - $2,400 USD

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Lot 3 - Crystal Opal Pendant in 18K Gold

Lot 3 - Crystal Opal Pendant in 18K Gold

Specifications

  • Opal Size (mm): 16 x 12 x 5 mm

  • Metal: 18K Yellow Gold
  • No Treatments - This is a natural Opal that has not been treated in anyway.
  • Accent Stones: 13 x Brilliant Cut 3Pt White Diamonds
  • ESTIMATED PRICE: $4,800 - $6,700 USD
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    Lot 4 - Opal Inlay Earrings By Designer David Freeland Jnr

    Lot 4 - Opal Inlay Earrings By Designer David Freeland Jnr

    Specifications

  • Earring Size (mm): 19 x 19 mm

  • Metal: 18K Yellow Gold

  • No Treatments - This is a natural Opal that has not been treated in anyway.
  • ESTIMATED PRICE: $1,600 - $2,300 USD

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    Lot 5 - 6.80cts Harlequin Pattern Dark Opal

    Lot 5 - 680cts Harlequin Pattern Dark Opal

    Specifications

  • Size (mm): 20 x 15 x 3 mm

  • Weight(cts): 6.80cts

  • No Treatments - This is a natural Opal that has not been treated in anyway.
  • Body Tone (What is this?): 5
  • Brightness: B4.5
  • ESTIMATED PRICE: $3,000 - $6,000 USD
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    How Do I Register?

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    Why Do I Need To Verify My Account

    In order to bid you will need a verified account. A verified account is an account where your details have been verified through our process. This ensures that only real people are able to bid.

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    How Do I Place A Bid?

    Closer to the auction date we will send you a notification letting you know that the auctions are live. You can place a bid early on or you can be part of the main event and place your bids near the finish time.

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    What Happens If I Win An Auction

    If you win an auction you will be taken to our payment page where you can finalise the payment of your item. The buyers premium fee will automatically be added to your final bid amount.

    How Do I Pay For My Item

    Payment are accepted via Paypal or by credit card (using paypal as a merchant facility).

    How Will My Item Be Shipped

    All items will be shipped with Fedex express delivery with tracking. Delivery usually takes between 3 - 5 working days.

    What Are The Buyers Premium rates?

    The buyers premium is 10% on the final bid amount. For example if the final bid amount is $100 the total payable will be $110.

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    Opalplus

    Three items sold out of the five listed auctions.
    The harlequin opal and boulder opal sold and the David Freeland beautiful opal inlay earrings
    Over 1700 people watches the auctions finishing so we have decided to add another rarities auction starting end of May for 28 days
    All these items will be top quality and with below trade price reserves
    Look out on front page when all our sellers will be able to list one item in this rarities auction, so they are picking out a rare and interesting items, as they have to offer best deal and compete against other sellers in this rarities auction

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