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Opal (var. Crystal Fire Opal) from 570 km north of Addis Ababa, Wello (Wollo), Delanta Plateau, Tigray, Ethiopia

 
Opal (var. Crystal Fire Opal) from 570 km north of Addis Ababa, Wello (Wollo), Delanta Plateau, Tigray, Ethiopia

Opal (var. Crystal Fire Opal) from 570 km north of Addis Ababa, Wello (Wollo), Delanta Plateau, Tigray, Ethiopia

DESCRIPTION:No. 44118
Mineral:Opal (var. Crystal Fire Opal)
Locality:570 km north of Addis Ababa, Wello (Wollo), Delanta Plateau, Tigray, Ethiopia
Description:Oval cabochon of transparent (you can read through it) colorless fire opal with broad brilliant flashes of color from green to pink (internal fire). This new find is referred to as Crystal Opal because it is transparent and as hard as Brazilian opal. Total weight 6.86 carats
Overall Size:16x14x6 mm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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