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Lot 0221
  • Item: Lightning Ridge Black Opal - 3.15 ct
  • Metal Purity: Natural , Certified
  • Gemstones: Opal
  • Carat Weights: 3.15 ct
  • Size/Dimensions: 15.00 x 11.82 x 3.28 mm

    "Natural Australian Lightning Ridge Black Opal Triangular Cabochon Color: Grey with play of colors ,Clarity: Opaque Treatment: No treatments - natural ,Origin - Australia - Lightning Ridge Certification: IGE report no: D-7161, Important part of this auction for the authenticity of gemstones. Top multi color luster - 100% Natural - same as pictures Black opal is the rarest and most valuable of all opals and is generally found as a bar of various colors in a dark body. Lightning Ridge in New South Wales, Australia is the worldwide home for black opal and is widely regarded as producing the best black opal in the world. It is here that ages ago, nature hid the earth’s rarest gem, black opal. Opalholics - now is the time to buy investment opal because the supply of high-grade black opal is thinning, and the mining community of Lightning Ridge as a whole is not finding many opals, which can only mean one thing for prices."

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  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from Germany

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  • Condition

    Unused

    Starting Bid

    $220.00

    Buyer's Premium

    • 15%

    Lightning Ridge Black Opal - 3.15 Carat Loose

    Auction ended on Wed, Mar 7, 2018
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    Estimate $415 - $465
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