Fairy Dust for your Finger

Posted on Jun 6, 2015

$125.00 | This beautiful .45 ct opal comes from Lightning Ridge Australia.  I hand cut the opal from rough to reveal it’s fire and set the cabochon in a beautiful 0.925 Sterling Silver filigree ring. The opal is rated with a B3 brightness in a milky white base.  It’s pinfire color sparkles like green fairy dust along with salmon red, blue, and gold.  Watch out though.  Get this in the sun and you’ll end up mesmerized! Because this is a natural stone it does have a couple of small pits on the bottom side of the cab.  The face of the opal has a high polish, very smooth.  You...

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Mexican Contraluz Fire Opal with Peridot set in Sterling

Posted on Jun 6, 2015

NFS | This is for my personal collection.  It’s my first contraluz opal.  Contra Luz in Spanish means “against the light”.  Prisms of color dance as light passes through it.  I teamed this faceted Contraluz Mexican Fire Opal with a couple of Peridot trillions and set it into Sterling Silver. NFS [kad_youtube url=”https://youtu.be/0TNBKZj8P_Q” ]    

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