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Natural Black Opal Solids - NOT Doublets or triplets - - from the Mintabie Region in Australia.
These are very lively, fiery, vibrant colors. True GEMSTONES in the strictest sense of the word.
THE BIRTHSTONE FOR OCTOBER.
OV = Oval ● PS = Pearshape● MQ = Marquise
Individual Gemstones (ONE OF A KIND)
G = Grey ● B = Blue ● R = Red ● Y = Yellow ● GN = Green ● BL = Black ● H = Exceptional Stones
OPAL, BLACK, OV, 0.50 cts, 7.0x5.0 mm - Gorgeous little Mintabie, Australia GEM with an intense Blue Green Broadflash pattern of color
OPAL, BLACK, OV, 0.70 cts, 7.0x5.0 mm - Lightning Ridge Gem with nearly every color of the rainbow present. This stone is finer than most you will find elsewhere priced at twice as much
|OPAL, BLACK, OV, 1.00 cts, 9.0x7.0 mm - Mintabie Dark Gray base color with OUTSTANDING bright Red and Green flashes. The nicest one of these we have had in a LONG TIME .... WOW||$300/Stone|
|OPAL, BLACK, OV, 1.14 cts, 9.0x7.0 mm - Lightning Ridge Jet Black base color with midnight "Peacock Blue" flashes - EXCEPTIONAL||$342/Stone|
|OPAL, BLACK, OV, 2.24 cts, 10.0x7.9 mm - Honey/Gray base "Ridge" Black Opal with extremely bright Red Orange Yellow Green FLASH - A super nice stone that is BARGAIN priced||$448/Stone|
|OPAL, BLACK, OV, 2.25 cts, 10.0x8.0 mm - Mintabie Grey base color with "Pinfire" flashes of virtually EVERY COLOR in the rainbow present - OUTRAGEOUS is all I can say||$450/Stone|
|OPAL, BLACK, OV, 2.70 cts, 11.0x9.0 mm - WOW - Bright Blue Green flashes on this gray base color GEM - A small flaw keeps this away from the $1,000 class - A good designer can cover this flaw and yield a fantastic piece - Steal it||$540/Stone|
|OPAL, BLACK, OV, 5.43 cts, 14.9x10.4 mm - Lightning Ridge Gem with Blue/Green Fire on Dark Gray Black Base Color - Nice example from a rare Australian location - that historically produced some outstanding Opal||$810/Stone|
|OPAL, BLACK, OV, 24.87 cts, 28.0x22.5 mm - Gray Base color with OUTSTANDING "Brilliant" FLASHES of Blue and Green (mostly green) - This stone is AWESOME and will make a Gorgeous Pendant. Make us an offer if price is too high for you||$4,974/Stone|
|OPAL, BLACK, OV, 34.36 cts, 26.5x20.3 mm - Honey Gray Base Color with full play of colors present - Red/Orange predominates - Probable Brazilian Gem from the 1970's - Will make an outrageous pendant for that special someone||$6,872/Stone|