Sterling silver necklace with opal and pearls
Sterling silver, Opal, pearls
Length: 45cm, chain 1.6mm
Pendant size: 28x24mm
Stone: Opal 10mm, pearls 3.5mm-7 pcs.
The name "opal" comes from the Sanskrit word "upala" - precious stone.
Opal contains 10% water and the internal structure is made of tiny microscopic beads that create the special opalescent shine because they refract light rays differently. Opal reflects water games and is afraid of heat and drought. In heat and dryness, opal quickly loses its shine as the water dries up. In that case, when you put it in water, after a while the stone seems to come to life and becomes beautiful and shiny again. Opal is fragile. It is not recommended to store in direct sunlight.
Opals can be in different colors - black, dark, gray, white - milky. Fire opal can be yellow-red, brown-red
Pearls are found in various shades from white to black. Blue, yellow, purple, green, etc. are also found. pearls.
The pearl symbolizes love, luck and happiness.
It is believed that the pearl helps to look at oneself from the outside and raise self-esteem. It is a symbol of modesty, innocence, purity and virtue.