Companion Pair of Exceptional Boulder Opals

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Lot 2096
Companion Pair of Exceptional Boulder Opals

Sold for US$ 43,750 inc. premium

The World of Opals

10 Dec 2013, 15:00 PST

Los Angeles

Companion Pair of Exceptional Boulder Opals
Winton, Queensland, Australia
This is an exceptional pair of cabochons was cut from the same rough. They represent the top end of boulder opals which can be found in Queensland given their exceptional display of red hues. They would ideally lend themselves to being mounted as a pendant. Both triangular-shaped cabochons having predominantly red play-of-color graduating into orange, yellow, green and blue. The first, weighing approximately 17.42 carats and measuring 32.10 x 18.13 x 5.30 mm.. The second larger one, weighing approximately 25.13 carats and measuring 35.00 x 21.03 x 5.40 mm (2)
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