Australian opal - Andamooka - "Rainbow Flare (33 x 21 x 4 mm - 19 carats) - POC-0369
This beautiful and majestic opal has a considerable history. In fact, this opal was found in the Andamooka, in Australia. Now you are probably asking yourself what Andamooka is. Andamooka is the oldest mine in Australia and this mine has brought up several beautiful finds. For instance, the Andamooka mine is responsible for England's Queen's jewellery. In addition, several finds of opalised dinosaur skeletons have also been made in this mine. This opal then again exhibits an unprecedented and mysterious play of colours. The opal has since been worked with resin - why? This brings out the beauty of the opal more.
Finest colour grade: Natural Opal, POC-0369;
Carat: 19 carats;
Colour: Blue, green and purple;
Dimensions: 33 x 21 x 4 mm;
Clarity: Andamooka rainbow matrix, irresistible colour palette;
Cut quality: Amazing quality;
Origin: Australia, Andamooka;
Treatment: Natural treatment.
Nice to know: did you know that opals are a lot rarer than diamonds?
These photos are real and unedited. It's a beautiful snapshot of this opal.
An Australian opal is a rare find
The Australian opal is a spectacular and exceptional gemstone. You may even say that the Australian opal is among the rarest opals. Australian opals are mined directly from the Australian earth. These opals are highly sought after, this is because these particular opals display a spectacular and unforgettable play of colours.
The beautiful and deep colours of the Australian opal
Australian opal is known for its rich colour palette that spreads all over the stone. You can encounter different colours in the Australian opal, including: deep blue, green yellow, orange and even red shades. The play of colours in Australian opal never bores. Thanks to the colours displayed by Australian opal, it is one of the most sought-after stones in the world.
Are Australian opals suitable for jewellery?
Are you looking for an elegant necklace, a breathtaking ring or chic earrings? Australian opal is the perfect choice for any piece of jewellery. This is because of the natural beauty and diversity of the Australian opal. In fact, no opal is identical. This makes every piece of jewellery made completely unique.
How does Australian opal get its value?
Besides being beautiful, Australian opals are also incredibly valuable. This is because they are not only sought after for their play of colours but also for their rarity. When you add an Australian opal to your collection, you are actually adding an investment in beauty, rarity and luxury.