Black Opal, Gem, Boulder & Seashell Jewelry,
Gem & Boulder Solids & Doublets,
Rubs & Rough, Beads
All Natural Australian Opal !
Creating with our own national Australian Gemstone has it's own magic and mystique strongly tied in with this vast land of Australia, and we have found our own individual way of displaying this Queen of Gems for you to enjoy!
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A stunning genuine Australian Solid Crystal Opal Ring! This beautiful Ring showcases a brilliant top quality Solid Gem Crystal Opal mined from Cooberpedy, South Australia.
Happy Customer Comments !
"My pendants came today and they are far better than I had even hoped for! The crystal opal is just too gorgeous for words. This is now the most beautiful piece of jewelry I own!
Perfect color, perfect sparkles of color....Thank you so much for these, and for getting them to me so quickly. I've never had anything from Australia arrive so quickly! ...."
(J.B., Georgia, U.S.A)
"Hello Peter & Belle,
Both of my boulder opal pendants arrived just a few minutes ago, and to say I'm very happy with them would be a gross understatement. They are both so beautiful!!!!! Both have brilliant fire to them. Thank you so much!!!! I love them!...(S.N, Ohio,U.S)
In our unique Jewelry designs of Intarsia & Inlay Jewelry, the brilliant and fiery display of rainbow gem colour is accentuated & highlighted by using a contrasting background and surround of either jet black leadlight glass, boulder or Lightning Ridge black potch.
All of our Gem Pendants are created using genuine 100% Natural Australian Gem.
With meticulous attention to detail, each piece of our jewelry is finely shaped, cut and finished into a world class item of stunning jewelry!
Our Australian Gem Boulder, including the fascinating Gem Matrix Boulder with it's distinctive patterns, fiery rivilets and swirls of brilliant gem, is ideal for the intricate inlaying of high quality natural gem into boulder.
The story of our Australian gemstone began millions of years ago when parts of Australia were covered by a vast inland sea.
Over a long period of time as the sea evaporated forming a "desert sea", silica stone transformed itself into what we know as Opal…..
We have now taken our National Gemstone & joined it once again with the Essence of the Sea washed up onto our sandy shores, marrying them into a very creative & unique Jewelry range that is purely "Oceanic Australia" at it's heart!
Whether they are the dangle style or stud type, Our Earrings are made to be worn with comfort and ease !
Whether worn for daytime or evening our earrings are always a delight to wear!
Our Rings are individual in their make-up using natural & genuine Australian Opal from the various mining fields of Lightning Ridge, CooberPedy, Koroit & the Queensland Mining Fields.....
.... these were the words written on the signs that greeted me on my very first trip to the "fabled" Mining town of Lightning Ridge back in 1972...
A Black opal is a natural solid gemstone with a black or nearly black body tone.
Read about what makes our black gem so precious and view our selections of Jewelry, Solids & Beads!
Australian Boulder Solids from the Queensland Mining Fields of Koroit, Quilpie, Yowah & Jundah. Here you will discover a fine selection of beautifully cut and polished boulder solids.
We also have beautiful Doublets professionally & precisely calibrated to a world-class standard; or choose from our diverse range of calibrated Solids and Freeform cabochons.
Individually selected Solid Rubs & Rough suitable for the Professional & Enthusiast alike!
A varied selection of Black & Semi-Black Rubs & Rough from Lightning Ridge, Crystal & Light Base from the Cooberpedy mining fields.
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