Stone options for Ring

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#1: Australian Boulder Opal

#2: Ethiopian Welo Opal (Rosecut)

#3: Australian Boulder Opal

#4: Australian Boulder Opal

#5: Australian Boulder Opal (See below)

#6: Australian Boulder Opal (See below)

#7: Australian Boulder Opal (See below)

Numbers 1, 3 & 4 are boulder opals that include the stone "matrix" in which they have been formed. This makes them stronger for rings.  Number 2 is a more typical opal. Fragile, but lovely.   After I initially posted these, I went back and added the smaller stones below (5-7).

 

See below for more views and close-ups. Number 2 looks best on black, so there is a photo of that below as well. (I would set it on black.)

Once we determine which main stone you would like, we can discuss adding side or accent stones.

Sizes
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With my hand (and a quarter) for reference so you can see how large they are. If you want something smaller, I have smaller opals as options as well -- I added those below.

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Smaller stones
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Some smaller stones. They were so difficult to photograph, I shot short videos to capture their flash.