Sandstone Opal Matrix 18" Long, Round Beaded Necklace

  • $100.00


This beautiful Sandstone Opal Matrix (fairy opal) necklace, has approx. 60pcs of 7.5mm round beads, each opal bead has its own unique opal colour, the opal beads are full of blue flashes of 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 18"(45cm) long.

Bead Width    7.5mm

Bead amount Approx. 60pcs

Necklace Total Wt. 31grms

Item Code   NO403