Very Nice Nearly Water Clear Crystal. Precious Natural Welo Ethiopian Gem Fire Opal, Ships Fast in a Nice Gem Cup. Professional Evaluation From Our Opal Expert. Opal Notes: Nearly water clear crystal with dynamic play of color.With subdued light, red and green are the primary colors; and with bright light, orange and yellow join the color mix. The stunning fire in this opal can be seen with nothing but the flame of a single candle making it a true dinner stone. The opal is natural - not synthetic, not imitation, not composite (doublet/triplet). The opal was mined from the earth and skillfully cut from the rough into its current finished form. 8.65 x 8.14 x 4.14.
Transparent crystal with very slight silkiness (you can see text through it). Consistency of Body Tone (face up). 4 - shows good color under subdued light and sharp crisp color under bright light. Somewhat directional (color shows from many viewing angles).
At 10x a few slight polishing imperfections. Finished stone, hand-cut and polished. Comes gift ready in a nice gem cup and velvet bag. Not all opals are created equal and only a selected few get to become a Great Opal.Every year we spends months traveling around the globe to find and bring you some of the best opals coming out of the earth. We literally see tens of thousands of opals every year! So we know a Great Opal when we see one! In order for an opal to qualify as a Great Opal it must pass our rigorous inspection process.
Every opal we offer has been professionally inspected by our opal expert. Cosmetic defects (if any) are noted in either the "Consistency of Body Tone" section or the "Inclusions at 10x Magnification" section. To us, it seems each opal has it's own source of energy.As the colors flash and roll, it's as if the opal is telling a story. So, as you look at the opal, listen to it. We are here to help.
When you call we may simply be in the middle of polishing an opal or putting the finishing touches onto one of our handmade pieces of jewelry. We truly do want to speak with you. We love talking about opals and spreading happiness through beautiful opals. More Great Opals by category. We think opals should bring happiness.
We want you to be happy. Please message us for details. The item "0.88ct PRECIOUS NATURAL ETHIOPIAN WELO GEM FIRE OPAL. FACETED TRIANGLE" is in sale since Thursday, March 19, 2015. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Loose Diamonds & Gemstones\Loose Gemstones\Opal\Other Opals".The seller is "great_opals" and is located in Raleigh, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.