Australian Sandstone Opal Matrix Bracelet 18cm Code BR639
This beautiful Sandstone Opal Matrix bracelet is made from 17 individual round shaped beads, each opal bead has its own unique opal colour and pattern. Gorgeous sparkles of green and blue opal colours twinkle about. The Draw string has two boulder opals with their own unique natural opal pattern.
The Sandstone Opal matrix was mined in western Queensland. near the town of Winton.
Size of bracelet when fully extended (to go over the wrist) is 23cm.
Size of bracelet when fully closed the length is 17cm
average opal stone size 9 x 9 x 9mm
The natural sandstone opal matrix in the bracelet (sandstone with specks of opal colour) has been cooked with cooking oil to blacken the sandstone, which in turn, makes it easier to see the opal colours. this type of cooked Opal is sometimes called Fairy Opal
Item Code BR639