ESTATE ANTIQUE 14K YELLOW GOLD NATURAL GENUINE OPAL PENDANT ORNATE OPEN FILIGREE WITH GOLD BALL BEADING FINISHING THIS VICTORIAN GEMSTONE PERFECT 1.51 GRAMS APPROX 1 INCH LONG OVAL OPAL 6.5 MM 3.7 MM. Shell simply love wearing this opal wear this opal gemstone pendant with her casual or dressier attire. Beautiful in warm 14 k gold approx 1/2 tcw , this tasteful elegant look shimmers with Approx. 50 carat oval -shaped iridescent opal cabochon.
While an ornate open setting with gold beading completes the style. Uniquely and magnificently iridescent, an opal shows its classy elegance As October's birthstone, opal makes this pendant the perfect birthday surprise. History: Thousands of years ago, rulers often wore the glittering orbs to guard their power and ensure their safety.
These stones were placed in their crowns to protect themselves from enemies and ward off evil. At times, opals were even ground up and consumed to protect an individual from nightmares and evil spirits (although we dont recommend this). In modern times opals are known to bring about happiness and confidence for the wearer.
The rich play of color in some Opals gives them unsurpassed splendor and mystique. For this reason, Opal is one of the most fascinating and fabled of gemstones. History: The rich play of color in some Opals gives them unsurpassed splendor and mystique. The birthstone for October is an Opal.
Opal is classified in three primary types according to body color supporting the play of colors. These types are black, white and transparent. Opals can have body colors such as colorless, yellow, brown, red or orange. The later is better known under the name of fire opal. The most famous opals are harlequin, pinpoint, flash, peacock and flame opal.
The ancient Greeks believed opal could give the wearer the power of foresight. The Romans revered opal as the symbol of hope and purity, and believed it could protect from disease. Eastern people regarded it as the symbol of truth.
The Ancient Arabs believed it came from heaven, and that it acquired the play of color from flashes of lightning. In the Middle Ages, opal was thought to be beneficial for eyesight, some people even believed it could render the wearer invisible.The item "ESTATE ANTIQUE 14K YELLOW GOLD NATURAL GENUINE OPAL PENDANT VICTORIAN GEMSTONE" is in sale since Thursday, May 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "4744366" and is located in Andover, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Turks and caicos islands, Bolivia, Egypt, Sri lanka, Macao, Viet nam, Uruguay.