4.75 carat Mintabie crystal opal opal
Lovely Mintabie crystal opal, free form cut with the face showing a great blocky fire pattern of Oranges, greens and yellows. Hints of blue and red as well.
- Mine - Mintabie - Australia
- Body Tone - crystal
- Brightness - 5/5
- Fire colour - Mixed
- Size - 22.8x8.4x3.6mm
- Weight - 4.75 carat
Price is per stone
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.
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