How To Care For Opals Opals are Australia's National Gemstone, the "Lucky Gem from the Lucky Country" and, as precious gemstones are worth taking care of!Here are a few tips about taking care of opals: Just like any other gemstone, opal should be stored separately to your other gems and should not be worn when gardening, washing up etc. to avoid minor scratches. They can be polished with a soft toothbrush or cleaned with a cloth to maintain their finish and even a little toothpaste with water however a professional "final polish" will restore even an old, scratched opal...
Care for Pearls For Pearls: Pearls are organic gems, so should avoid acidic products. "Last thing you put on, first thing you take off." Don't store together with harder gemstones. Polish them with a soft cloth periodically. Re-String them if the silk cord looks dirty or starts to loosen. Re-string every few years on a silk cord and knotted between each pearl.
Read our history and learn about the fascinations of Australian opal. Why is it 5000 times rarer than diamond? Find out which precious specimen was given to the Royal Family to celebrate their visit to Sydney Australia. This book is free to download. Download Here Watch the footage below.
Closer To The Throne is another milestone for Australian Opal Cutters. Learn about our Royal connection to the Royal Family and the "Boulder Opal" - A gift for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge by Australian Opal Cutters. Download Free eBook Here
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"Black opal" is a term used for opal that has a dark body color, often black or dark gray. The term is also used for opal that has a dark blue or dark green body color. The dark body color often makes the fire of black opal more obvious. ... It was mined at Lightning Ridge, Australia, the "Black Opal Capital of the World".
Boulder Opal is a unique and beautiful opal found in Queensland, Australia. It is easily identifiable because it is a mixture of ironstone and opal either in a matrix or layered. Every stone is unique and they are arguably the most affordable opal available.
"Light opal" and "white opal" are terms used for opal material that has a white, yellow or cream body color. This is the most common body color for precious opal. These stones were cut from material mined at Coober Pedy, South Australia. They are calibrated 8 x 6 millimeter cabochons.