Fine, Large Andamooka Matrix Opal, Andamooka, South Australia, Australia A fine quality ex of treated Andamooka matrix opal sure to appeal to the knowledgeable collector. This large oval cab displays a rich overall pattern of electric blue & vivid green
Black Opal is Australia’s national gemstone. Found in the Lightning Ridge area in northwestern New South Wales, black opals are natural, solid stones that absorb scattered white light, giving it brilliant spectral colors.
VERY BRIGHT BLACK OPAL FROM LR - 4.35 CTS - 268509 -$400 res
Unique and Classic Black Opal Lightning Ridge, Australia. The body color is a true black, with vibrant and vivid play-of-color in blues and greens, characteristic for the region, with classic potch on the reverse
Introduction to the Different Types of Australian Opal
Did you know that of the worlds Opal is found in Australia? You also might not realise that depending on which Opal mine you are at you will find very different types of Australian Opal. You can find black Opal in New South Wales, white Opal in Queen