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What Does The Opal Stone Mean?

Opals are the stone for faithful lovers ...

... and wow you couldn’t get a more perfect gemstone than that for an anniversary gift. It's almost as if it was made for this celebration.

This makes your 14th and 34th anniversary even more special than you already thought it was, because you guessed it opals are these year’s gemstone gift.

They look pretty too… pause for dramatic effect while we all become hypnotised by their glittery sparkles.

Australian Opals by Jessica

That is almost what happened to the Roman Emperor, Marc Anthony who loved them so much he sought them for the love of his life Cleopatra and as you can imagine the Romans valued Opals above all gemstones.

In the Middle Ages it was believed that Opals brought good luck as they had all the powers of all of the gemstone colors represented within it.  Source: Wikipedia 

“Mysterious opals contain the wonders of the skies - sparkling rainbows, fireworks, and lightning, shifting and moving in their depths” Author Unknown

There are 3 types or colors of precious Opal – Milky Opal – white with a rainbow of colors, rare black Opal – dark green colors and Fire Opal – red and orange colors. So there are lots to choose from.

Opal Themed Anniversary Vacation

If you fancy combining your gift of opals with a fantastic anniversary vacation then you have a few main places to think about.

  • Australia – 97% of the world’s precious Opals come from here, which is probably why it is the national stone of Australia and they also named their national volley ball team The Opals too.
  • Japan
  • Brazil
  • Mexico

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