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This is an exceptional and unusual solid crystal opal from Lightning Ridge, NSW Australia.

It displays the unique and rare pattern known as “Chinese Writing” that closely resembles chinese characters and is highly desired throughout the opal industry.

This excellent example is cut and polished, ready to be set in a special piece of jewelry.

TYPE - Solid Crystal Opal

ORIGIN - Lightning Ridge

COLORS – Purple fire with Blue undertones on a dark Grey background

CLARITY - Semi Transparent

PATTERN – Chinese writing

SHAPE / CUT – Freeform Rounded, Medium Dome

WEIGHT – 2.75 Carats Total (5 Carats = 1 Gram)

PRICE PER CARAT - $500 / Carat

SIZE – 14 x 12 x 3mm (6 mm = 1/4 inch approx)

BRIGHTNESS – 4 (Scale: 1 Faint, 2 Dull, 3 Bright, 4 Very Bright, 5 Brilliant)

Ref: OA10

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Rare and Unique "Chinese Writing" Opal 2.75 Carats

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  • Materials: Australian Opal, Black Opal, Crystal Opal, Gem Opal, Genuine Opal, Lightning Ridge Opal, Natural Opal, Opal, Opal Cabochon, Opal Gem, Quality Opal, Special Opal, Solid Opal
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