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Vivian | 3.91ct Boulder Opal Necklace in 14kt Gold

Vivian | 3.91ct Boulder Opal Necklace in 14kt Gold

Regular price $825.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $825.00 USD
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Meet Vivian,

A Green-to-Turquoise Boulder Opal Necklace in Yellow Gold


The Stone: Natural Boulder Opal, solid

  • origin: Queensland, Australia
  • brightness of color: 4 of 5
  • weight: 3.91 carats
  • freeform pear shaped cabochon cut
  • stone measurements: 13.2mm (0.5") x 9.2mm (0.33")

The Setting: Handmade Bezel Set Solitaire Pendant

  • 14kt Yellow Gold, solid
  • North-South stone orientation
  • articulated bail
  • open back
  • length of pendant (from top of bail): 23mm (0.9")
  • bail opening width: 2.5mm+
  • Made in Anaheim, California, USA

The Chain: Cable Chain, included

  • 24kt Yellow Gold Plate over .925 Sterling Silver, solid
  • length: 24"
  • width: 1.25mm
  • "C" clasp


More About Vivian:

Bright green shifts to a blue that mimics turquoise.  Salmon pink colors can be visible under the right conditions.  Solid 14kt yellow gold pendant with included 24 inch gold over sterling silver chain and blue box.

This item can only be purchased online.  To schedule an in-store viewing, please feel free to contact us here.

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About Opal

While many believe opal to come only in a traditional white hue, this common misconception cannot be more inaccurate.  With over 200 varieties of natural opal discovered so far, the historically referred "Queen of Gems" can come in a wide variety of colors- before the stone's famous "play of color" rainbow effect is even taken into consideration.  Over 90% of the world's opal is produced in Australia with other well-known deposits located in Mexico, Ethiopia, Brazil, and the United States.

Chemically, opal is an integrated combination of water and silica.  Water content in opal can range from 3% to 21% by weight, with average jewelry material ranging between 6% and 10%.  Because of this, it is advised to store your opal jewelry with care; safes and bank vaults can be notoriously dry.  We suggest storing opal in an airtight container along with a piece of water-moistened cotton when dry storage conditions are anticipated.  Some varieties are more resilient to harsh conditions than others.  It is safe to clean solid opal jewelry with warm water, mild soap, and a soft-bristled toothbrush.  Avoid chemicals, harsh abrasives, and ultrasonic cleaners.

Shipping, Handling, & Inventory

Your order will be processed and shipped within 4 business days.  All shipments are insured by the United States Postal Service, and most orders of $500 or more will require signature confirmation upon delivery.

While we work hard to present our online customers with accurate inventory availability, we reserve the right to cancel and refund a sale if the item is sold somewhere else first.

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