Rare stone

Explore a wide range of rare stones to add to your collection. Find unique and exquisite pieces that will enhance your jewelry or home decor.
Black Opal is a greenish type of opal with black mottling and gold flecks. Usually found in ancient hot springs, the gem is usually tumbled smooth and cut cabochon. The phrase in the North "Black as a black opal" means, effectively, not very black (or evil) at all, and is used to describe good-hearted rogues and similar individuals who would be embarrassed by praise. A typical specimen has a base value of 1000gp. Black Opal Stone, Black Opal, Gold Flecks, Rare Gemstones, Emerald Gemstone, Opal, Stones And Crystals, Rare Gems, Gems And Minerals

Black opal was a dark version of opal found in ancient active or dormant hot springs.[1][3][5] This stone had a dim greenish matrix with blotches of black and flashes of gold. It was usually smoothed by tumbling and cut cabochon.[1][3][5] A typical specimen had a base value of 1,000 gp.[1][2][3] Black opals had an affinity for force effects and could be used in the creation of wands that were particularly good at delivering force spells.[3] If powdered and mixed with crushed orl, it formed a…

AvatarR
Rebecca Lighthill
Opal cutter and carver Justine Buckley holds a 92-carat Lightning Ridge black opal Rocks And Minerals, Rocks And Gems, Fields, Stones And Crystals, Geology, Rare Stone, Most Expensive Stone, Stone, Expensive Stones

Australia is the most famous source of opals in the world. The black opals from Lightning Ridge are the most valuable opals ever produced. Journey with us on this expedition to the Australian outback to see how these rugged individuals mine opals and why they chase the rainbow of color.

Avatar
GIA (Gemological Institute of America)
Exotic, Beautiful, And Rare Patagonian Crater Agate Only Found In Argentina! Batu, Gems And Minerals, Minerals And Gemstones, Crater, Minerals Crystals Rocks, Stones And Crystals, Geology Rocks, Rocks And Minerals, Minerals Crystals

There’s no question that Mother Nature has been generous enough to give us countless gifts of everything we need to survive. Not to mention the breathtaking landscapes and adorable animals that make our hearts melt. But sometimes we can get stuck in the fast pace of our urban lifestyles and barely even notice the beauty surrounding us.

Avatar
Holly Lynn
This is a list of the top 20 rarest gemstones in the world. They are listed in order leading up to the most valuable gemstone. If you like rocks, minerals and precious stones, then you'll want to check out this list of rare and valuable gemstones. #gemstones #gems #rockseeker Nature, Gems And Minerals, Rare Gemstones, Rarest Gemstones, Minerals And Gemstones, Crystals And Gemstones, Crystal Healing Stones, Gem Hunt, Raw Gemstones Rocks

This is a list of the top 20 rarest gemstones in the world. They are listed in order leading up to the most valuable gemstone. If you like rocks, minerals and precious stones, then you'll want to check out this list of rare and valuable gemstones. #gemstones #gems #rockseeker

Avatar
RockSeeker.com
Gemstones Chart.  Know your gems. Wicca, Gems And Minerals, Gems, Crystals And Gemstones, Minerals And Gemstones, Crystal Healing Stones, Crystal Gems, Semiprecious Stones, Gemas

Chocolate Opal is a type of opal known for its distinctive brown body color, which can range from light brown to a deep chocolate shade . This variety of opal sometime displays a vibrant play-of-color, where various colors like reds, greens, blues, and purples appear to shimmer within the stone. The body color combined with the play-of-color creates a striking and unique appearance, making Chocolate Opal highly sought after in the gemstone market. Chocolate opal, particularly from Ethiopia…

Avatar
Tanya Williamson