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16.45 carat Mintabie - TOP GRADE - Pear opal


Stunning top grade bar Mintabie Opal, very large 16.45 carat 26x17mm pear cut stone with a medium dome.  Face has a truly stunning range of fire. There are three bars of colour with a red multi at the bottom then a green multi in the middle finished of with a stunning floating teal layer over the top.  One of my Favourite stones in are collection.


  • Mine - Mintabie
  • Body Tone - Crystal N7
  • Brightness - 5/5
  • Fire colour - Mixed
  • Size - 26x17x6.2mm
  • Weight - 16.45 carats


Price is per stone


About Opals


Treatment: Natural

Color: Black, White, Blue, Green, Red, Yellow, Pink, Grey, Purple, Orange, Brown

Luster: Pearly, Vitreous, Opalescence

Birthstone zodiac sign: Libra

Associated month: October

Crystal system: Amorphous solid

Chemical formula: SiO₂·nH₂O

Hardness (Mohs hardness scale): 5.5 – 6.5

Country of origin: Australia, Ethiopia, Mexico and Cornwall amazingly 

Size variations: can vary 0.3mm each way on all dimentions given




In mystical circles, opal is considered a stone representing hope, innocence and purity. It has strong connotations of happiness, faithfulness, loyalty and confidence.  Regarded as a powerful sea stone for safty on the water.


All orders are sent recorded delivery UK and International. 


16.45 carat Mintabie - TOP GRADE - Pear opal

SKU: Opl028
£14,999.00 Regular Price
£13,499.10Sale Price
Only 1 left in stock
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