The colors in this shaped slab of matrix opal are hard to catch with a photograph. When you hold the slab, fire washes across the surface.
This is also known as "the Queen's opal", from South Australia.
Small Cabinet Specimen: About 75 x 40 x 10 mm (3.0 x 1.6 x 0.4").
If you would like to pick this item up at our store front, please select "pick up" during checkout.
(for Mineral and Fossil Specimens)
fits in standard micromount box; needs microscope to see crystals
1/16" to 1-1/8"
fits in standard 1.25" Perky box
1-1/8" to 2.5"
too large to fit in standard 1.25" Perky box
2.5" to 4"
smaller than apple; if rock or ore sample use "Hand Specimen"
4" to 6"
larger than apple smaller than grapefruit
Extra Large Cabinet
aka Museum Specimen; larger than grapefruit but able to pickup
If your delicate specimen is over 70lbs we will refer you to our local Crating company for safer freight shipping!
*At customer expense.