The Opal is truly the “Queen of Gems” and the Eve of the Gods. It has always been one of the most popular and esteemed gems, known to absorb, carry and pass enormous amounts of energy. Opal is a mysterious gem, as each one appears different in its delicate beauty, stability and the capacity to share. For ages people have believed in the healing power of Opal. Opals supposed for further enhance the positive characteristics for people born under the zodiac sign of Taurus .Its governing Planet is Venus.There are numerous varieties of opal, each attractive in its own way. The harlequin opal, as the name suggests, gives a rich play of prismatic colors flashing from minute fissures, even when cut en cabochon. It is translucent and spangled with many shades of red, blue and yellow specks. Fire opal is hyacinth-red to honey-yellow and shows intense orange and red fire-like reflections. It is the only variety that can be faceted, as some specimens are totally transparent. Most opal comes from Australia, except for the fire opal which is found in Mexico. All of our Opal Stones are Lab Tested and Certified and Gem Certificate is sent with each order.