Lovely pink color with almost no matrix.
Size: Large 12mm-L x 14mm-W x 6mm-D
Size: Small 10mm-L x 10mm-W x 5mm-D
Qty: 19 Beads / Length: 8 in.
Weight: 14.5 g.
Opal is Australia's national gemstone, 97% of the world's Opal is produced there. Mexico and Peru also have notable varieties. Opal has a wonderful color spectrum. It ranges from warm reds, vanilla whites to oceanic blues and digital greens. The colors are splashed across the stones in thick brush strokes as if painted by a natural Van Gogh. Opal will add sophistication and fun to any design.
Mohs' Hardness Scale: 5.5-6.5
Peruvian Opal (pink) represents the spiritual heart chakra, which is positioned at the center of the chest. It connects us in love to all. Pink Peruvian Opal is said to be the stone of gentle love as it brings love and gentleness to a relationship. Peruvian Opal inspires and enhances imagination and creativity. It strengthens the memory. Opal is the birthstone for October/ Libra.