CPOV17-P5.4gm5.4 Gram Rough Coober Pedy Gem Grade Opal Parcel-Opal Valley Opalfield
Opal Valley Opalfield, some 40km south of Coober Pedy, can be seen from the Stuart Highway and lets you know there is precious opal nearby...lots of opal and lots of mining activity here.
This parcel, found in a previously worked mine, was missed by the original miner...unfortunately. But fortunately I was in Coober Pedy when the parcel was up for sale and was able to buy the entire 5 ounce tops grade, of which these 2 stones are part of.
High yield blue/green/orange play-of-color in a clean crystal base.
Total parcel weight 5.4 grams or 27 carats.
Individual rough opal dimensions and weights:
3.3gm-24mm x 21mm x 10.7mm thick.
2.2gm-19mm x 15mm x 5.5mm thick.
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