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Rough ( raw ) Australian opals, direct from the mines, in Australia..........

Rough (raw) Australian boulder opals, direct from the mines in Queensland, for sale online

Did you know that 90% 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 Queensland and boulder and matrix Opal in South Australia and Queensland.

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

Australian opal/this is magical and absolutely breath taking.

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Rough opal from Australia This is a magnificent specimen. Wish there were another item to illustrate the scale.

5.15 ct Top Gem Quality Boulder Opal

*AUSTRALIA ~ ct Top Gem Quality Boulder Opal, from south west of Winton Queensland Austrailia

Lightning Ridge Black Opal. It gets its name from a real Australian town in New South Wales and is one of the rarest kinds of opal on the planet.

Just magical to see!Twin Galaxy Stones A stunning pair of nearly identical Lightning Ridge Black Opals. These rare stone are both more valuable and far more fragile than diamonds.

Rare Large Crystal Opal  Mintabie, South Australia, Australia   The opal deposits of Mintabie have long been depleted with no new production emerging. The present example was set aside many years ago by the miner who could not bear to part with it earlier. Simply contour polished to reveal its beauty, a vibrant electric green and blue pinpoint play-of-color are seen to dance across the surface.

Rare Large Crystal Opal Mintabie, South Australia, Australia The opal deposits of Mintabie have long been depleted with no new production emerging. The present example was set aside many years ago by the miner who could not bear to part with it earlier.

opal - I love these Crystals!! Opal is a stone of inspiration which enhances imagination and creativity. It can bring inspiration to projects and to life and Spirit. Its own spirit is at times like that of a child spontaneously playing, dashing color where ever it pleases. Carrying this imaginative spontaneity into the realm of you life can bring strong creativity

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Snow White Australian Opal Stone Cabochon 15 mm by FenderMinerals,

Opal White with Rainbow Colors Lightning Ridge Australian Precious Opal Solid Gem Stone Cabochon Gemstone Opal with Bright Lights and Fire

This gem is so white, I kept waiting for it to finish loading. Snow White Australian Opal Stone Cabochon 15 mm by FenderMinerals,

SEMI BLACK CRYSTAL OPAL

Australian 'black' Opal as naturally formed in sandwich layers in the rock and occasionally larger pieces are found that are large enough to become awesome precious jewels

This absolutely stunning 2.4 carats Lightning Ridge Crystal Opal just listed on Etsy.com/Gemniopals or go to my website www.gemniopals.com.au and click on 'Store'  Over 20 new solid Australian Lightning Ridge  Opals recently added!

This absolutely stunning 2.4 carats Lightning Ridge Crystal Opal just listed on Etsy.com/Gemniopals or go to my website www.gemniopals.com.au and click on 'Store' Over 20 new solid Australian Lightning Ridge Opals recently added!

All of Nature’s splendour seems to be reflected in the manifold opulence of fine Opals: fire and lightnings, all the colours of the rainbow and the soft shine of far seas. Australia is the classical country of origin. Almost ninety-five per cent of all fine opals come from the dry and remote outback deserts. #AmericanGemSociety @pinterest.com/amergemsociety/

All of Nature’s splendour seems to be reflected in the manifold opulence of fine Opals

An opalised crystal shell from #CooberPedy. Photo: Courtesy of Umoona Opal Mine and Museum. #opals #luxury See more at www.thejewelleryeditor.com / Mineral Friends <3

Coober Pedy opals: Australian opal capital of the world celebrates a century of mining

An opalized crystal shell from Coober Pedy Photo: Courtesy of Umoona Opal Mine and Museum.

Boulder Opal I was opal hunting in Australia and found a piece  like this. They weighed it and gave me the price and the value

Boulder Opal I was opal hunting in Australia and found a piece like this. They weighed it and gave me the price and the value

Yowah Nut Opal- Australia                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Rare Pattern Yowah Opal from Yowah in Queensland, Australia Credit: Opal Auctions Visit Amazing Geologist for more.

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