This Boulder Opal fish carving has excellent life like detail.
Both the carving and polish are beautifully done.
Natural opal has been used for the eyes.
The opal carving highlights the gorgeous natural patterns of the blue opal veins running through the natural chocolate brown ironstone.
This fish carving has a highly polished surface with heaps of that natural character that Boulder Opal is known for.
Boulder Opal is a beautiful and unique opal that has a huge variety of color not found in any other gemstone.
It is a unique form of opal because it is found as a mixture of precious opal and iron stone together.
The Boulder Opal was mined in the Winton area and has been expertly hand shaped and polished to highlight the natural beauty of the opal.
This is an excellent showpiece for any gemmologist, collector or opal enthusiast.
Opal Specimen Dimensions
The polished Boulder Opal specimen stands 38mm at the tallest point, and measures 32mm at the widest.