Gemstone: Opal - 1.82 Cts. EthiopiaClick the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionGemstone: Opal - 1.82 Cts.
This is a yellow "Precious Opal" with a highly saturated golden body color. This incredible cushion shaped cabochon features a high dome and impactful "play-of-color." The stone lights up with such intensity due to the highly saturated body color. The stone dances with vivacious flashes of green, blue, red, orange and yellow. One side of the cabochon displays more concentrated "fire," making it a very visually impactful stone. The stone has 360-degrees of color as well as a flat cut and polished bottom. The gem appears to have irregular proportions likely due to cutting to maximize the color and yield.
Measurements: 8.80 x 7.56 x 5.11 mm, 1.82 cts.
Provenance: The Jena Blue Collection
Estimate: $800 - $1,200.
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