There are two categories of opals - common and precious. The Precious opals are composed of three groups: white, black, and fire opal.Fire opal are:  Brings out spontaneous action  Initiates new ideas  Stimulates enthusiasm  Acts as a magnet to draw in money or customers to a business

Opal Fire - Ruby Optical Lead Crystal, Dichroic Lamination - or There are two categories of opals - common and precious. The Precious opals are composed of three groups: white/ black/ fire.

Rare honeycomb Opal. I love nature!!

Ethiopian opal with a Honeycomb pattern. Ethiopian opal is susceptible to clouding and then disintegrating.

Lightning Ridge Black Opal. It gets its name from a real Australian town in New South Wales and is one of the rarest kinds of opal on the planet

Just magical to see!Twin Galaxy Stones A stunning pair of nearly identical Lightning Ridge Black Opals. These rare stone are both more valuable and far more fragile than diamonds.

"Light of the Desert", the world's largest faceted Cerussite gem (898 carats), Royal Ontario Museum.  Cerussite is one of the only gems with adamantine (diamond-like) luster.

"Light of the Desert", the world's largest faceted Cerussite gem carats), Royal Ontario Museum. Cerussite is one of the only gems with adamantine (diamond-like) luster. Very fragile. ITS THE ARKENSTONE!

Solid boulder opal. Rare pattern probably formed millions years ago then an earthquake or ground movement cracked the opal, and we assume pitch filled in the cracks and set over millions of years

Solid Boulder Opal - Rare pattern probably formed millions years ago then earthquake or ground movement cracked the opal. Also we assume potch filled in the cracks and set over millions of years again. THIS IS NATURAL OPAL, NOT MAN MADE!

Fossilized snake skin in boulder opal from Queensland, Australia

Fossilized snake skin in Boulder Opal // Queensland, Australia>>>No, it's ancient dragon scales.

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