Sandstone Matrix Opal on Black Leather


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Product Description

Large piece of solid Queensland carbonised sandstone matrix opal (fairy opal)from our mine displaying sparkles of green and blue (like “fairy lights”). This piece has been carbonised (blackened) to bring out the colour of the opal. It is found on the Queensland opal fields in association with pipe opal. It has been stabilised with polymer resin to maintain strength and durability. It is placed on a 2mm adjustable black leather to a length of 72cm. Picture 3 is of the back of the stone.

Stone size: 45mm long x 29mm across x 5mm thick.