Vintage 14k Gold Opal Gemstone Earrings Drop Dangle Designer Signed VD Victorian
One of the most attractive gemstone in the world today is opal due to its rarity and appearance. For a person who wants a collection of gemstone, it could be one of those stones he/she is looking for. Others want to collect opal gemstones because of their healing practices; other even use them for meditation This gemstone comes with many colors; red, white, pink, violet and blue. There are rare times that people can witness orange or brown opal gemstone. With its glassy surface, it comes rather small yet elegant in nature. Oftentimes, blue attracts more spectators than other because of its deep and infinity essence. When hit by sun light, a beautiful spectrum will reflect revealing the inner core of the gem itself. Opals are most commonly found in white, however within these white opals there is a rainbow-like iridescence which changes the colors that appear in the stone depending on the angle it is viewed at. History: Thousands of years ago, rulers often wore the glittering orbs to guard their power and ensure their safety. These stones were placed in their crowns to protect themselves from enemies and ward off evil. At times, opals were even ground up and consumed to protect an individual from nightmares and evil spirits (although we dont recommend this).
In modern times opals are known to bring about happiness and confidence for the wearer. The rich play of color in some Opals gives them unsurpassed splendor and mystique. For this reason, Opal is one of the most fascinating and fabled of gemstones. History: Thousands of years ago, rulers often wore the glittering orbs to guard their power and ensure their safety. The birthstone for October is an Opal.
Opal is classified in three primary types according to body color supporting the play of colors. These types are black, white and transparent. Opals can have body colors such as colorless, yellow, brown, red or orange. The later is better known under the name of fire opal. The most famous opals are harlequin, pinpoint, flash, peacock and flame opal.
The item "VINTAGE 14K GOLD OPAL GEMSTONE EARRINGS DROP DANGLE DESIGNER SIGNED VD VICTORIAN" is in sale since Wednesday, February 07, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Fine Jewelry\Fine Earrings\Gemstone". The seller is "4744366" and is located in Andover, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Main Stone Color: Multi-Color
- Brand: V D
- Style: Drop/Dangle
- Era: Victorian
- Signed?: Signed
- Main Stone Treatment: Not Enhanced
- Fastening: LEVER BACK
- Main Stone Shape: Oval
- Metal: Yellow Gold
- Metal Purity: 14k
- Main Stone: Opal
- Main Stone Creation: Natural