Size Large: 20mm-L x 16mm-W x 16mm-D
Size Small: 6mm-L x 6mm-W x 6mm-D
Qty: 37 Beads / Length: 16.5 in.
Weight: 71.5 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
Brown Opal (brown/orange) represents the sacral chakra it is positioned at the center of the abdomen which rules the reproductive system. Brown Opal can be useful in easing sexual tension releasing inhibitions. Opal brings inspiration which enhances imagination and creativity while strengthening the memory. Opal is the birthstone for October.