Large Australian Opal Shell Pendant in Sterling Silver
Unique Coober Pedy Opal Fossil Shell, Set in Sterling Silver. 29 Carats
This Full Opa Shell Has Been Incorporated Into a Clam Shell Design, Highlighted With a Freshwater Pearl
Stunning Green Blue and Red Fire Within This Opal,
41.2mm In Length, 27mm Wide and 12.9mm Depth.
Sand Inclusions Are Present Which Are Typical Within a Fossil, The Shell Has Been Sealed For Protection.
Opal Forms Naturally in Cavities Within Rocks, When The Cavity is Part of Shells The Original Opal Silica Will Form In and Around Which Becomes a Replica of This Form.
These Are Not Ordinary Fossils as Such as They Are Formed With Solid Opal Millions of Years Ago.
. Est in 1948 after my Grandfather emigrated to Australia in 1947 - ten pound poms.
Our first claim was made within the Now famous Olympic Field in Coober Pedy, Southern Australia where we continue to mine to this day.
We cut and polish in-house all Rough Opal - importing direct from our mines in Southern Australia direct to the UK.
in 1956 the "Olympic Australis" was found - it is said to be the largest and most valuable Opal ever found. This amazing Opal weighs 17,000 Carats and was named in honour of the Olympic games which were being held in Melbourne at the time.
Upon Request For All Orders Purchased Before 12pm GMT We Can Dispatch Same Working Day
U.K Orders Are Dispatched Via Royal Mail Special Delivery Unless Otherwise Specified.
International Orders Are Either Dispatched Via Royal Mail International Tracked and Signed Service or For P.O Boxes and Canada Via Royal Mail's International Tracked Service.
U.SA Forwarding Service is USPS.
Lead Times During These Unprecedented Times Are:
U.SA 10 -20 Days - Any Orders That Have To Go Through Chicago USPS Are Taking Up To 30 Days - This is Due to Lack of Staffing and More Mail Than The Festive Season.
Europe is 7-14 Days
We Also Offer at Cost an Expedited Service Which is Normally Via FedEx.
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