Black Rain - Andamooka Opal Pendant
Together Andamooka Opal and Iolite will guide you through emotional times. On the other side of that turmoil is calmness and self-assurance.
This Andamooka Opal is set in a patina of darkened Sterling Silver. Dripping down from the opal is briolette cut - Iolites.
Iolite was also used by the Vikings and is said to be the "Compass Stone." Thin slices of Iolite were used as a polarizing filter which helped the Vikings find the sun on cloudy days, while out at sea.
Iolite is a purple blue gemstone which is often confused with Amethyst and Sapphires. Iolite is trichroic which means it displays three subtle colour changes.
Andamooka Opal is said to deepen emotions by bring comfort where needed. It aids in clarity for decision making and problem solving in intense situations. An emotionally balancing stone that draws out ones true hopes and desires.
Andamooka Opal is said to be the "Queens Opal." Andamooka opal comes from (the land down under, Australia.) The name Andamooka is from the Aboriginal name meaning "Large Waterhole."