The World of Opals, The Splendor of Gold including the Margie and Robert E. Petersen Collection of Gold Nuggets
11 Dec 2012, starting at 13:00 PST.

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Classic Black Opal--"The Black Prince"
Sold for US$ 134,500 inc. premium
LOTS
 of 2166
2001 Group of Sixteen Assorted Opals from World Localities US$ 875
£520
€631
2002 Assorted Collection of Unmounted Opals, Doublets and Intarsias US$ 8,750
£5,205
€6,315
2006 Rare Nevada Opal Carving of an Octopus US$ 875
£520
€631
2007 Blue Opal Three-piece Suite US$ 500
£297
€360
2008 Argentinian Yellow Opal Necklace US$ 750
£446
€541
2009 Brazilian Cat's Eye Opal Cabochon US$ 1,500
£892
€1,082
2010 Brazilian Orange Opal US$ 1,625
£966
€1,172
2011 Fantasy-cut Orange Opal Pendant US$ 750
£446
€541
2012 Unique Suite of Rare Blue Crystal Opal and Watermelon Tourmaline Jewelry US$ 2,375
£1,413
€1,714
2013 Fine German Opal Carving--"The Pig" US$ 31,250
£18,592
€22,555
2014 Pink Opal Bowl US$ 812
£483
€586
2015 Large Pink Andean Opal Carving US$ 8,125
£4,833
€5,864
2016 Two Opal Egg-form Carvings US$ 62
£37
€45
2017 Andean Opal Carving of a Falcon US$ 1,500
£892
€1,082
2018 Gem Silica Carving of a Fish on Blue Andean Opal Base US$ 750
£446
€541
2019 Impressive Pink Opal Bead Necklace US$ 1,187
£706
€857
2020 Blue Opal Necklace US$ 625
£371
€451
2023 Heart-shaped Pink Opal US$ 1,375
£818
€992
2024 Dendritic Opal Ring US$ 437
£260
€315
2025 European Green Opal US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
2026 Tiger Iron Matrix, Jasper and Kascholong Opal Intarsia Backgammon Set US$ 60,000
£35,696
€43,305
2027 Two Fire Opals US$ 225
£133
€162
2028 Fire Opal US$ 400
£237
€288
2029 Three Carved Fire Opals US$ 400
£237
€288
2030 Group of Three Orange Jelly Opals and a Chocolate Opal US$ 500
£297
€360
2031 Fire Opal US$ 750
£446
€541
2032 Three Fire Opals US$ 750
£446
€541
2033 Fire Opal and Diamond Ring US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
2034 Cherry Red Fire Opal and Diamond Pendant US$ 875
£520
€631
2036 Contra Luz Opal US$ 625
£371
€451
2037 White Crystal Opal Bead Necklace US$ 2,875
£1,710
€2,075
2044 Very Fine Orange Jelly Opal US$ 4,625
£2,751
€3,338
2047 Orange Jelly Opal, Pearl and Zircon Necklace US$ 5,250
£3,123
€3,789
2048 Large Ethopian Black Opal US$ 8,750
£5,205
€6,315
2049 Pair of Hydrophane White Crystal Opals US$ 5,000
£2,974
€3,608
2050 Hydrophane Crystal Opal Necklace US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
2056 "Avocado" Opal Sphere US$ 37
£22
€27
2059 Two Bookmatched Specimens of Boulder Opal US$ 125
£74
€90
2060 Group of Boulder Opals US$ 3,125
£1,859
€2,255
2061 Group of Black, Dark Gray and Various Crystal Opals US$ 1,187
£706
€857
2062 Exceptionally Fine and Large Boulder Opal US$ 31,250
£18,592
€22,555
2063 Three Boulder Opals--"Yowah Nuts" US$ 37
£22
€27
2064 Group of Twenty-seven Boulder Opals US$ 2,375
£1,413
€1,714
2066 Pair of Boulder Opal and Gold Earrings (Yowah Nut Earrings) US$ 4,375
£2,602
€3,157
2067 Large and Very Fine Boulder Opal US$ 8,750
£5,205
€6,315
2068 Boulder Opal Bracelet US$ 125
£74
€90
2069 Andamooka Matrix Opal Butterfly Pendant US$ 875
£520
€631
2070 Fine, Large Andamooka Matrix Opal US$ 1,750
£1,041
€1,263
2071 Andamooka Matrix Opal, Diamond, Gold and Silver Pendant US$ 1,000
£594
€721
2073 Museum-quality Immense Black Matrix Opal US$ 25,000
£14,873
€18,044
2075 Two Rare Matching Crystal Opals US$ 1,875
£1,115
€1,353
2076 Fossil Woolly Mammoth Ivory, Black Opal, Quartz and Silver Belt Buckle US$ 1,250
£743
€902
2077 Australian Opal Carving of "Snowy Owls" US$ 21,250
£12,642
€15,337
2079 Black Opal Carving of a Frog US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
2080 Australian Opal Intarsia and Gold Pendant--"The Ruby-throated Hummingbird" US$ 3,250
£1,933
€2,345
2083 Carved White Crystal Opal Cameo US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443
2085 Large Group of Opals US$ 525
£312
€378
2088 Important Suite of Fossil Clam Shell Crystal Opal and Pink Diamond Jewel--"Memoirs of the Ocean" US$ 80,500
£47,893
€58,101
2089 White Crystal Opal, Rhodochrosite and Gold Flower Study--"UME"--The Japanese Plum Flower US$ 60,000
£35,696
€43,305
2093 White Opal and High Karat Gold and Silver Pendant US$ 500
£297
€360
2095 Unique and Classic Black Opal US$ 12,500
£7,436
€9,022
2096 Black Opal, Crystal Opal and Gold Pendant US$ 10,625
£6,321
€7,668
2098 Black Opal and Diamond Ring US$ 6,250
£3,718
€4,511
2103 Classic Black Crystal Opal US$ 23,750
£14,130
€17,141
2104 Black Opal US$ 3,500
£2,082
€2,526
2106 Stunning Double-sided Black Crystal Opal US$ 56,250
£33,465
€40,599
2107 Intaglio Gem Black Opal Inlay —"The Kangaroo" US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443
2108 Crystal Opal Carving of a Bird US$ 750
£446
€541
2109 Very Fine Large Carved Black Opal--"The Eagle's Head" US$ 68,500
£40,753
€49,440
2110 Three Black Opals US$ 2,125
£1,264
€1,533
2111 Two Black Opals US$ 3,500
£2,082
€2,526
2112 Classic Black Opal--"The Black Prince" US$ 134,500
£80,020
€97,076
2114 Black Crystal Opal US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
2117 Fiery Black Opal US$ 10,000
£5,949
€7,217
2118 Rare Red-Fire Black Opal and Platinum Ring--"The Rainbow Opal" US$ 27,500
£16,361
€19,848
2119 Very Fine Black Opal, Diamond and Tourmaline Pendant US$ 7,125
£4,239
€5,142
2120 Black Oval Cabochon Opal US$ 76,900
£45,751
€55,503
2123 Australian Opalite Carving of a Ganesh US$ 1,000
£594
€721
2124 Synthetic Opal and Calcite Ammonite Fossil US$ 375
£223
€270
2126 A gold nugget 1.79ozt (55.9g, 36.0 dwt) US$ 3,125
£1,859
€2,255
2127 Gold Nugget Pendant US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443
2128 Gold Nugget Pendant US$ 1,750
£1,041
€1,263
2129 Gold Nugget Pendant US$ 1,875
£1,115
€1,353
2130 Gold Nugget Pendant US$ 1,187
£706
€857
2131 Gold Nugget Pendant US$ 1,187
£706
€857
2132 Gold Nugget Pendant US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
2133 Gold Nugget US$ 4,000
£2,379
€2,887
2134 Gold Nugget US$ 4,375
£2,602
€3,157
2135 Gold Nugget US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
2136 Gold Nugget US$ 5,625
£3,346
€4,059
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