3.8" Polished Pink Opal Slab - Western Australia

 
This is a 3.8" wide, polished slab of richly colored pink opal. One side has been polished to a mirror like finish and it comes with an acrylic display stand.

The horizontal seam from which this pink opal specimen came from, was discovered in Western Australia in 2011. Prior to its discovery, pink opal was only known to occur in Peru. Pink opal from this location displays a wide range of pink hues, from dark rose pink to nearly white.


DETAILS
SPECIES
Amorphous Quartz (Common Opal)
LOCATION
Gascoyne Region, Western Australia
SIZE
3.8 x 2.15", .5" thick
ITEM
#152106