This is a stunning translucent naturally formed freeform type cabachon shaped fire opal from Mexico. It is not treated, carved or polished. Would be considered rough partially polished. Body Color: Translucent Dark Orange. Ideal for setting in a pendant, ring or pin or other jewelry or art. Or it can be polished and carved further by a lapidarist or jeweler.
Fire Opal is a variety of opal that has a bright yellow, bright orange or bright red background color. The name “fire opal” is all about the bodycolor – fiery yellow, fiery orange or fiery red. It’s not about inflash in. Transparent stones are preferred over translucent stones.
Weight (ct): 11.25
Size (mm): 25x13x5 Note: 1 inch = 25.4mm
In crystal healing, fire opal is said to fill your soul with joy and happiness. Fire opal is said to release the free flow of your emotions and feeling of warmth and harmony. Fire opal is said to be associated with the second charka and is said to promote sexual healing and therefore helps current relationships. Can use as a therapy stone.