Pretty in Pink
Anyone who can't get enough pink will adore this Natural Pink Opal Necklace. Pink Opal is often called the "Hope Stone" symbolizing protection. Pink opal healing properties focus on the heart, in particular by bringing empathy, forgiveness, and acceptance.
This Pink Opal piece comes from Peru and is the country's national Gemstone.
Pink opal is a natural type of Opal that contains Palygorskite and Chalcedony. Palygorskite is a phyllosilicate that resembles opal, while chalcedony is a microcrystalline quartz mineral. As a common opal, pink opal is consists of hydrated silica. Quartz is a silica. The difference between Quartz and Opal is the Opal's water content usually makes up 6-10 percent of the stone.
*Sterling Silver Measures 16-18 inches
*It's very important to not expose your Opal to sunlight, as this stone has water within.