Size Large: 5mm-L x 2mm-W x 2mm-D
Size Small: 4.5mm-L x 2mm-W x 2mm-D
Qty: 24 Beads / Length: 2.5 in.
Weight: 2.4 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
Oregon Opal (white/ beige/ brown/ orange/ red/ flash of colors) works with the sacral and root chakras, and its many flashes of color can awaken and activate all the chakras. Oregon Opal enhances positive emotions helping in releasing past sorrows. Opal brings inspiration which enhances imagination and creativity while strengthening the memory. Opal is the birthstone for October/Libra.