Sandstone Opal Matrix 19" Long, Beaded Necklace Code-NO400

  • $250.00


This beautiful Sandstone Opal Matrix (fairy opal) necklace, has approx. 75pcs beads, each opal bead has its own unique opal colour.

 

The  Opal Matrix was mined in western Queensland. near the town of Winton.

Fairy Opal is the name given to natural sandstone opal matrix (sandstone with speaks of opal colour) that has been cooked and burnt  with cooking oil to blacken the sandstone, which in turn, makes it easier to see the opal colours. 

 

The toggle clasp is made of silver, and a strong metal thread has been used to thread the opals.

The Necklace is 19"(48cm) long.

Bead Length   (Approx.10mm)

Bead Width    (Approx 6mm)

Bead amount Approx. 75pcs

Necklace Total Wt. 65grms

Item Code   NO400