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    Gemstone: Opal - 14.46 Cts.

    This highly aesthetic Opal features the extremely coveted harlequin pattern with rare broad flashes of red and orange. This sought-after combination makes this 14.46-carat Opal highly regarded among collectors. The stone features a pear shape with a medium dome, rounded girdle, and excellent polish. The play-of-color is evident on all polished surfaces, and vibrant flashes of red, blue, green, yellow, orange, purple, and pink strike the viewer. The white body color and opaque nature of the variety bring out this internal "fire." A few black inclusions are visible on the back, but overall, this incredible gemstone is in pristine condition. This Ethiopian Opal is simply unparalleled.
    Measurements: 21.06 x 16.83 x 8.14 mm, 14.46 cts.

    Condition Report*: Condition report available upon request.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2021
    8th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 16
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 502

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 15% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

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