Bead, pink opal (natural), shaded, 3x1mm-3x2mm hand-cut faceted rondelle with 0.4-1.4mm hole, B grade, Mohs hardness 5 to 6-1/2. Sold per 17-inch str1
Pink opal is a naturally opaque stone with widely varying intensities of pink to brown and grey-white hues. The name "opal" comes from the Sanskrit word for "upala," meaning precious stone. Sizes, shapes and colors may vary with handcrafted items.