Sandstone Opal Matrix 18" Long, Round Beaded Necklace
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 18"(45cm) long.
Bead Width 7.5mm
Bead amount Approx. 60pcs
Necklace Total Wt. 31grms
Item Code NO403