Size: Large 22mm-L x 16mm-W x 9mm-D
Size Small: 8mm-L x 10mm-W x 6mm-D
Qty: 11 Beads / Length: 3.5 in.
Weight: 17 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
Mexican Fire Opal (beige/brown/orange/flash of colors) works with the sacral and root chakras. Its many flashes of color can awaken and activate all the chakras. Mexican Fire Opal enhances sensuality and sexuality, bringing vitality and creative energy. Opal inspires and enhances imagination and creativity. It strengthens the memory. Opal is the birthstone for October/ Libra.