Natural Cantera Mexican Pink Purple Opal Sterling Silver & Copper Ring - AAA Grade Opal
This is a RARE AAA grade, purple & pink, natural, Cantera Mexican Matrix Opal with a lot of rainbow flash. Purple and pink opals are very rare, occur naturally in the Earth, and are highly coveted by collectors. This purple & pink Mexican Matrix Opal grows naturally in Rhyolite gemstone matrix.
The purple and pink Cantera Mexican Opals fluoresce under UV black light.
Handmade in our shop, this is a natural, Cantera Mexican Opal, mounted in a handmade sterling silver & copper bezel.
This Cantera Mexican Matrix Opal is 8.35 carats.
These Matrix Opals grow in the gemstone matrix Rhyolite. They are quarry opals that grow naturally in Mexico. This opal is from Magdelina, Mexico. It was purchased by us, directly from the quarry. We turned this Matrix Opal cabochon into a sterling silver ring; complementing its beauty with a natural copper bezel. We use sterling silver for the mounting & bail.
We protect our jewelry with ProtectaClear, which offers a continuous polish finish (metal will not tarnish), helps guard against surface scratches & wear, and provides a hypoallergenic coating for those who cannot normally wear sterling silver jewelry.
The ring is a size 9.
The opal is 0.50" long by 0.60" wide.
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