Size: 14mm-L x 10mm-W x 5mm-D
Qty: 14 Ovals / Length: 7.5 in.
Weight: 9 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 (blue) represents the throat chakra, which is positioned at the base of the throat. It controls the throat, neck, arms and hands. Peruvian Opal enhances self-esteem and brings courage and ingenuity. It strengthens communication and creativity. Peruvian Opal resonates with the astrological signs Aries and Virgo. Opal is the birthstone for October/ Libra.